Bonwit Teller Window Display Featuring Women's Ensembles by Lanz and Artwork by Robert Rauschenberg
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Bonwit Teller Window Display Featuring Women's Ensembles by Lanz and Artwork by Robert Rauschenberg

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Collection: Dan Arje papers


Material Category
Photographic Material
Type of Work
photographic prints
Description
Bonwit Teller window display featuring women's ensembles by the designer Lanz. The background features an abstract mixed media piece by the artist Robert Rauschenberg. The mannequins both wear mid length dresses with puritan collars, jewelry, gloves, heeled shoes and hats. One of them holds a purse. A banner at the bottom of the display reads "Bonwit's young American clothes by Lanz. See the great Spring collection on our Young Seventh Floor. Bonwit's Annual Young American Artists Window Exhibit. Victoria by Robert Rauschenberg, talented artist who has worked with us on window displays."
Date
January 29 1957
Related people
Bonwit Teller & Co (commissioner)
Virginia Roehl (photographer)
Lanz (designer)
Robert Rauschenberg (artist)
Dan Arje (compiler)
Measurements
8 in (width) x 10 in (height)
Inscription
Fifth Avenue/ January 29th/ 1974A Virginia Roehl/ Bonwit Teller (text)
Related Repository
Kellen Design Archives
Use Restrictions
http://rightsstatements.org/vocab/InC/1.0/ 
Location
binder 5
Identifier
KA0001_000336
Related Objects
Bonwit Teller Window Display Featuring Women's Ensemble by Lanz and Artwork by Jasper Johns

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