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Dan Arje papers ➔ Bonwit Teller Window Display Featuring the Fragrance "Ma Griffe" by Carven with Illustrations by Andy Warhol

Photographic Material


Related people/organizations

Bonwit Teller & Co (commissioner)
Virginia Roehl (photographer)
Carven (designer)
Andy Warhol (artist)
Dan Arje (compiler)

Date

June 28 1955

Work Type

photographic prints

Measurements

8 in (width) x 10 in (height)

Description

Bonwit Teller window display advertising the fragrance "Ma Griffe" by Carven. The display is composed of several wooden panels with cutouts. The bottles are displayed in these cutouts. Lettering at the top of the panels exclaims "BONWIT'S LOVES MA GRIFFE". Illustrations of birds by Andy Warhol cover the panels, and he has signed it "Andy Morningstar, Age 9". 

Inscription

Fifth Avenue/ June 28, 1955/ 8553m Virginia Roehl/ Bonwit Teller ;Estate of Daniel Arje/ Warren Watson, Executor

Location

box 1, folder 9

Identifier

KA0001_000495

Citation

Virginia Roehl; Carven; Andy Warhol; Dan Arje. Bonwit Teller Window Display Featuring the Fragrance "Ma Griffe" by Carven with Illustrations by Andy Warhol. June 28 1955. Dan Arje papers. New School Archives and Special Collections Digital Archive. Web. 15 Oct 2019.

Use Restrictions

http://rightsstatements.org/vocab/InC/1.0/ 


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