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Esta Nesbitt fashion illustrationsGeneral (KA0086.02) ➔ Simplicity Patterns 1739, 1701, and 1706: Three Girls' Ensembles

Clipping/Tear Sheet


Related people/organizations

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

Date

circa 1956

Work Type

tear sheets

Measurements

11.5 in (width) x 8 in (height)

Description

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.

Source

Images of the pattern envelopes for all three ensembles: http://vintagepatterns.wikia.com/wiki/Simplicity_1701 http://vintagepatterns.wikia.com/wiki/Simplicity_1706 https://www.etsy.com/listing/207747543/1950s-caped-dress-pattern-simplicity?ref=market

Related Terms

Kellen Design Archives

Location

box OSx1, folder 7

Identifier

KA008601_OSx1_f07_07

Citation

Esta Nesbitt. Simplicity Patterns 1739, 1701, and 1706: Three Girls' Ensembles . circa 1956. Esta Nesbitt fashion illustrations; General (KA0086.02). New School Archives and Special Collections Digital Archive. Web. 14 Oct 2019.

Use Restrictions

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