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Dan Arje papers ➔ Bonwit Teller Window Display Featuring Patent Leather Spring Shoe Collection [Merchandise Display Copy]

Photographic Material


Related people/organizations

Bonwit Teller & Co (commissioner)
Dan Arje (compiler)

Date

February 1954

Work Type

photographic prints

Measurements

8 in (width) x 10 in (height)

Description

A Bonwit Teller spring window display featuring patent leather shoes from their exclusive collection. The display features glass cylinders with black theatrical gauze bursting out of them like flames. Different heeled shoes from the collection are arranged around the window, balanced in the glass cylinders. Includes stereoscopic slide.

Inscription

Bonwit Teller/ 56th St. Window/ Corner window. Diamond dust sprinkled on black theatrical gauze protruding with flame-like effect from plastic cylinders standing on white floor. Blue, pink lights. Copy: "Bonwit's Black Flash - fashion patents for Spring."/ B6/ 1954/ February Issue/ Merchandise Display News/ The J. M. Biow Company/ 475 Fifth Ave., New York 17, N. Y./ U. S. Patent No. 2,360,099

Location

box 1, folder 14

Identifier

KA0001_000445

Citation

Dan Arje. Bonwit Teller Window Display Featuring Patent Leather Spring Shoe Collection [Merchandise Display Copy]. February 1954. Dan Arje papers. New School Archives and Special Collections Digital Archive. Web. 10 Dec 2019.

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