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Esta Nesbitt fashion illustrationsGeneral (KA0086.02) ➔ "Back-to-School Fashions"

Clipping/Tear Sheet


Related people/organizations

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

Date

circa 1956

Work Type

tear sheets

Measurements

11.25 in (width) x 8 in (height)

Description

Illustration of Simplicity sewing patterns for four girls' ensembles. From left to right: flared jumper with Empire jacket tied in the back with band detail in the front; blouse, collarless jacket, and Bavarian-style suspender skirt with inverted pleats; same design as the one on the far left, shown here without the jacket; double-breasted coat and coordinating jumper with wide pleats starting at the hips.

Source

An image of the pattern envelope for the design on the far left and second from the right can be found here: http://vintagepatterns.wikia.com/wiki/Simplicity_1705

Related Terms

Kellen Design Archives

Location

box OSx1, folder 7

Identifier

KA008601_OSx1_f07_11v

Citation

Esta Nesbitt. "Back-to-School Fashions". circa 1956. Esta Nesbitt fashion illustrations; General (KA0086.02). New School Archives and Special Collections Digital Archive. Web. 18 Oct 2019.

Use Restrictions

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