Bonwit Teller & Co
(photographer)William J. Cunningham
8 in (width) x 10 in (height)
Bonwit Teller window display featuring two women's ensembles. The two mannequins are wearing belted skirt ensembles with sleeveless blouses, bracelets, and heels. The mannequins are also wearing large, elaborate masks with grand feathers and beaks. Display includes soil flooring and woody vines in the background. A banner at the bottom reads: "Call of the Outdoors... Supreme fall plumage from Bonwit's sports floor the fifth. Separates collection shown 16.00 to 50.00 each.” Bird masks likely designed by Bill Cunningham, identified only as "William J."
Bonwit Teller/ 27341Malan;Window Display Interiors Commercial Photographs/Nick Malan Studio/ Photography/ 242 Lexington Ave. New York 16/ Lexington 2-0675
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Nick Malan; William J. Cunningham; Dan Arje. Bonwit Teller Window Display Featuring Women's Ensembles and Bird Themed Masks.
after 1947. Dan Arje papers. New School Archives and Special Collections Digital Archive
. Web. 15 Oct 2019
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