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Esta Nesbitt fashion illustrationsMademoiselle magazine (KA0086.03) ➔ "Playclothes That Can Take It"

Clipping/Tear Sheet


Related people/organizations

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

Date

circa 1955

Work Type

tear sheets

Measurements

13 in (width) x 10 in (height)

Description

Illustration depicting Simplicity sewing patterns for girls' play clothes. Clockwise from the top: sleeveless shirt and cuffed shorts; pullover shirt and plain shorts; yoked shirt with inverted pleat and coordinating shorts; one-piece playsuit with a sailor collar, patch pockets, and pedal-pusher pants.

Source

Images of the pattern envelopes for three of these designs may be found here: http://vintagepatterns.wikia.com/wiki/Simplicity_1188 http://vintagepatterns.wikia.com/wiki/Simplicity_1146 http://vintagepatterns.wikia.com/wiki/Simplicity_1128

Related Terms

Kellen Design Archives

Location

box OSx1, folder 7

Identifier

KA008601_OSx1_f07_18

Citation

Esta Nesbitt. "Playclothes That Can Take It". circa 1955. Esta Nesbitt fashion illustrations; Mademoiselle magazine (KA0086.03). New School Archives and Special Collections Digital Archive. Web. 14 Oct 2019.

Use Restrictions

http://rightsstatements.org/vocab/InC/1.0/ 




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