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Esta Nesbitt fashion illustrations ➔ Mademoiselle magazine (KA0086.03) ➔ Women's Two-Piece Bathing Suit with "Coolie" Hat

Drawing/Painting/Print


Related people/organizations

Esta Nesbitt (artist)
Mademoiselle (commissioner)

Date

Apr 1959

Work Type

drawings

Measurements

33 in (width) x 25.5 in (height)

Description

Women's two-piece swim ensemble featuring what appears to be high-waisted shorts and a patterned bandeau top with thin straps tied at the top of each shoulder. The ensemble is paired with what is known as a "coolie" hat.

Inscription

Esta

Related Terms

fashion illustration
charcoal
Anna-Maria and Stephen Kellen Design Archives

Location

MC box 2, folder 1

Identifier

KA008601_MCB2_f01_01

Citation

Esta Nesbitt. Women's Two-Piece Bathing Suit with "Coolie" Hat. Apr 1959. Esta Nesbitt fashion illustrations; Mademoiselle magazine (KA0086.03). New School Archives and Special Collections Digital Archive. Web. 16 Dec 2017.

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