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Bonwit Teller Window Display Featuring Linen Dress by Stella Sloat and Vegetable Mask
Bonwit Teller Window Display Featuring Linen Dress by Stella Sloat and Vegetable Mask
Object Title

Bonwit Teller Window Display Featuring Linen Dress by Stella Sloat and Vegetable Mask

Part of

Collection: Dan Arje papers


Material Category
Photographic Material
Type of Work
photographic prints
Description
Bonwit Teller window display featuring knee length sleeveless dress by Stella Sloat. The ensemble also includes heels, earrings and an elaborate garden-themed mask constructed from paper vegetables. Display includes a wooden lattice frame. A banner at the bottom of the display that reads: "How does your garden grow? With flower colored linens by Stella Sloat. Sports floor the fifth."
Date
1948 – 1973
Related people
Bonwit Teller & Co (commissioner)
Virginia Roehl (photographer)
Stella Sloat (designer)
William J. Cunningham (designer)
Dan Arje (designer)
Dan Arje (compiler)
Measurements
8 in (width) x 10 in (height)
Inscription
39296M (illegible) (text)
Bonwit Teller/ 721 5th Avenue/ New York City 10022/ New York/ Display Director: Dan Arje/ One of a series of windows with simple linen dresses as merchandise masks for the manikins were made of paper vegetables + ribbons/ Masks by Bill Cunningham + Sebastian (text)
Related Repository
Kellen Design Archives
Use Restrictions
http://rightsstatements.org/vocab/InC/1.0/ 
Location
binder 3
Identifier
KA0001_000215
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Bonwit Teller Window Display Featuring Linen Dress by Stella Sloat and Garden Themed Mask

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