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Film Screening Invitation, Ziegfeld Theatre, New York

This is a Film screening invitation, Ziegfeld Theatre, New York. It was designed by Steve Orant and made for WilliWear Ltd..

This object is not part of the Cooper Hewitt's permanent collection. It was able to spend time at the museum on loan from Mark Bozek as part of Willi Smith: Street Couture.

It is dated 1985. Its medium is lithograph on paper. It is a part of the department.


The premiere of Expedition at Broadway’s historic Ziegfeld Theatre pulled the film out of the realm of fashion and into the context of mainstream cinema.

It is credited Courtesy of Mark Bozek.

Its dimensions are

H x W: 9.3 × 21.5 cm (3 11/16 × 8 7/16 in.) H x W (frame allowance): 11.9 × 24 cm (4 11/16 × 9 7/16 in.)

This object was previously on display as a part of the exhibition Willi Smith: Street Couture.

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