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Dan Arje papers ➔ Bonwit Teller Window Display Featuring Women's Wool Ensembles and Wooden Frame Decorated with Suburban Time Tables [Merchandise Display Copy]

Photographic Material


Related people/organizations

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

Date

October 1954

Work Type

photographic prints

Measurements

8 in (width) x 10 in (height)

Description

Bonwit Teller window display featuring women's wool casual ensembles. Background features light blue painted walls and beige carpeting. Collection of suburban time tables are pinned to an open wooden frame. Mannequins stand in between this frame wearing patterned, wool dresses with gloves, jewelry, purses and heeled shoes.

Inscription

J22/ Bonwit Teller/ 56th St. Window/ October Issue 1954/ One of a minor series with light blue painted walls and beige all-over carpeting. A collection of suburban time tables are pinned to an unfinished, open, wood frame held to a ceiling grille with heavy wire, theming moderately priced casual clothes. Pink, blue, white lights. "Bonwit's easy living wools - in the city, in the country, in fashion focus."/ Merchandise Display News/ The J. M. Biow Company/ 475 Fifth ave., New York 17, N. Y.

Location

box 1, folder 14

Identifier

KA0001_000450

Citation

Dan Arje. Bonwit Teller Window Display Featuring Women's Wool Ensembles and Wooden Frame Decorated with Suburban Time Tables [Merchandise Display Copy]. October 1954. Dan Arje papers. New School Archives and Special Collections Digital Archive. Web. 10 Dec 2019.

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