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Dan Arje papers ➔ Bonwit Teller Window Display Featuring Women's Ensemble by Ferdinando Sarmi Inspired by Metropolitan Opera Opening

Photographic Material

Related people/organizations

Bonwit Teller & Co (commissioner)
Ferdinando Sarmi (designer)
Nick Malan (photographer)
Dan Arje (compiler)

Work Type

photographic prints


8 in (width) x 10 in (height)


Bonwit Teller window display featuring a women's ensemble designed by Italian-born American designer Ferdinando Sarmi. The display includes a large painting of a woman composed of sparse lines and brushstrokes. The mannequin is wearing a coat, dress, and tiara and is standing with its back to the window. A banner at the bottom of the display reads "Bonwit's salutes the opening of the Metropolitan Opera at Lincoln Center. This by Sarmi. Designer Salon, Sixth Floor."




box 1, folder 10



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