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Dan Arje papers ➔ Bonwit Teller Mother's Day Themed Window Display Featuring "Space Cadet Mother" Statue and Mother's Day Gifts

Photographic Material


Related people/organizations

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

Work Type

photographic prints

Measurements

8 in (width) x 10 in (height)

Description

Bonwit Teller Mother's Day themed window featuring a statue of a mother dressed in a space suit and surrounded by handbags, jewelry, perfume, and other Mother's Day gift ideas. All the windows in this series feature different statues of mother characters, with this one being called the "Space Cadet".  A banner at the bottom of the display reads "How do you figure Mother? Is she a space cadet? Her special Bonwit gift will figure high on Mother's Day."

Inscription

Virginia Roehl Studio/ Display News Service/ 316 East 59th Street/ N.Y. 22 EL. 5-5430/ 427

Location

box 1 folder 6

Identifier

KA0001_000473

Citation

Dan Arje. Bonwit Teller Mother's Day Themed Window Display Featuring "Space Cadet Mother" Statue and Mother's Day Gifts. Dan Arje papers. New School Archives and Special Collections Digital Archive. Web. 18 Jul 2019.

Use Restrictions

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