4.75 in (width) x 7.75 in (height)
Women's natural linen suit featuring a pencil skirt and box-cut jacket with a notched collar and two sets of patch pockets with buttoned flaps. This suit (or a very similar suit) was featured in the May 1, 1961 issue of Vogue. The accompanying text describes it as a beige linen suit with bone buttons and a blouse of white silk surrah featuring a "cat's-whisper" bow.
"The Allure of Neatness." Vogue. May 1, 1961, pg. 132.
Norman Norell. Women's Natural Linen Suit with Buttoned-Flap Pockets .
circa 1961. Norman Norell collection; Sketches (KA0035.04). New School Archives and Special Collections Digital Archive
. Web. 20 Jul 2019
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