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Esta Nesbitt fashion illustrationsGeneral (KA008601.02) ➔ Simplicity Patterns 1739, 1701, and 1706: Three Girls' Ensembles

Clipping/Tear Sheet

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


circa 1956

Work Type

tear sheets


11.5 in (width) x 8 in (height)


Illustration depicting three Simplicity sewing patterns for girls' ensembles. Clockwise from the top: flared princess style dress with detachable cape collar and three-quarter length sleeves; flared princess style dress with sleeveless bodice and detachable cape collar; sleeveless dress with a short-sleeved jacket that buttons in the back.


Images of the pattern envelopes for all three ensembles:

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Kellen Design Archives


box OSx1, folder 7



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