The New School Archives Digital Collections

Roy Little sketchbooks 1951 - 1954, inclusive

Collection, KA0029


Roy Little graduated from Parsons School of Design in 1949 and went on to become a designer for renowned French couturier Jacques Fath. He returned to Parsons as an instructor in 1958 and remained in that position until 1979. The nine numbered sketchbooks held by the Kellen Design Archives represent Little's work for Fath.

Related Archival Materials Note

Roy Little is depicted in photographs documenting the Fashion Design Department in the Parsons School of Design Alumni Association records (PIC.03.002.1) and in Alumni magazine. The Kellen Design Archives also holds the records of the Parsons School of Design Fashion Design Department (PIC.02.002.1) dating from the period of Little's employment.

Related collections

Parsons School of Design Alumni Association records
Fashion Design Department records (pre-2008 accessions)

Related object

Two Tweed Dresses with Fitted Skirts

Collection Guide

Guide to the Roy Little sketchbooks

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