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Bonwit Teller Window Display Featuring European Designer Hats by Lanvin, Cesare Canessa and Others
Bonwit Teller Window Display Featuring European Designer Hats by Lanvin, Cesare Canessa and Others
Object Title

Bonwit Teller Window Display Featuring European Designer Hats by Lanvin, Cesare Canessa and Others

Part of

Collection: Dan Arje papers


Material Category
Photographic Material
Type of Work
photographic prints
Description
Bonwit Teller window display featuring several designer hats imported from Europe. A banner at the bottom of the display lists the various designers such as Lanvin, Cesare Canessa, Svend, Gigi and many others. The display itself features a seamless backdrop that has been painted with two buildings and unrolled to the front of the window. The hats are propped up on hat stands at varying heights.
Date
1949 – 1973
Related people
Bonwit Teller & Co (commissioner)
Nick Malan (photographer)
Lanvin (designer)
Cesare Canessa (designer)
Dan Arje (compiler)
Measurements
8 in (width) x 10 in (height)
Inscription
Bonwit Teller/ 24856MALAN (text)
Window Display/ Nick Malan Studio/ 242 Lexington Avenue, New York 16, Lexington 2-0675 (text)
Related Repository
Kellen Design Archives
Use Restrictions
http://rightsstatements.org/vocab/InC/1.0/ 
Location
box 1, folder 10
Identifier
KA0001_000508

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