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Esta Nesbitt fashion illustrationsGeneral (KA0086.02) ➔ Simplicity Patterns 3874, 4292, 3791, and 3808: Two Matching Mother and Daughter Ensembles

Clipping/Tear Sheet


Related people/organizations

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

Date

circa 1953

Work Type

tear sheets

Measurements

7 in (width) x 10.25 in (height)

Description

Illustration of four Simplicity sewing patterns for two matching mother and daughter ensembles. The set on the left includes a short puff-sleeved top with a gathered yoke, paired with a midi-length full skirt with petticoat. The pair on the right depicts a one-piece dress with the appearance of two layers, featuring a small collar, puffed sleeves, and scalloped borders on the top section.

Source

An image of the pattern envelope for the design on the far right can be found here: http://vintagepatterns.wikia.com/wiki/Simplicity_3808

Related Terms

Kellen Design Archives

Location

box OSx1, folder 7

Identifier

KA008601_OSx1_f07_09v

Citation

Esta Nesbitt. Simplicity Patterns 3874, 4292, 3791, and 3808: Two Matching Mother and Daughter Ensembles . circa 1953. Esta Nesbitt fashion illustrations; General (KA0086.02). New School Archives and Special Collections Digital Archive. Web. 20 Oct 2019.

Use Restrictions

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