Bonwit Teller Window Display Featuring Women's Designer Suit by Monte Sano & Pruzan and Butterfly Painting
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Bonwit Teller Window Display Featuring Women's Designer Suit by Monte Sano & Pruzan and Butterfly Painting

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Collection: Dan Arje papers


Material Category
Photographic Material
Type of Work
photographic prints
Description
Bonwit Teller window display featuring a women's suit by Monte Sano & Pruzan. The mannequin is wearing a skirt suit set with a fur stole slung over one shoulder, gloves, heeled shoes, a hat, and jewelry. The background includes a lattice structure with leafy branches fastened to it. A canvas painted with large butterflies is displayed in the middle of the lattice. A banner at the bottom of the display reads "Bonwit's greets the Big City Spring with our magnificent collection of designer suits... this by Monte Sano and Pruzan... Fourth Floor Suit Salon"
Date
February 22 1955
Related people
Bonwit Teller & Co (commissioner)
Virginia Roehl (photographer)
Monte-Sano & Pruzan (designer)
Dan Arje (compiler)
Measurements
8 in (width) x 10 in (height)
Inscription
Fifth Avenue/ February 22, 1955/ 7761m Virginia Roehl/ Bonwit Teller (text)
Related Repository
Kellen Design Archives
Use Restrictions
http://rightsstatements.org/vocab/InC/1.0/ 
Location
binder 4
Identifier
KA0001_000325
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