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Esta Nesbitt fashion illustrationsGeneral (KA0086.02) ➔ Simplicity Pattern 4418: Girls' Short Swagger Coat

Clipping/Tear Sheet

Related people/organizations

Simplicity Pattern Co. (commissioner)
Esta Nesbitt (artist)


circa 1953

Work Type

tear sheets


7 in (width) x 2.75 in (height)


Illustration depicting a Simplicity sewing pattern for a girls' swagger coat with patch pockets and a flattened Peter Pan collar. The coat is shown here with a matching skirt, yellow gloves, and red Mary Jane shoes.


An image of the pattern envelope (showing the coat in two lengths) can be found here:

Related Terms

Kellen Design Archives


box OSx1, folder 7




Esta Nesbitt. Simplicity Pattern 4418: Girls' Short Swagger Coat . circa 1953. Esta Nesbitt fashion illustrations; General (KA0086.02). New School Archives and Special Collections Digital Archive. Web. 18 Oct 2019.

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