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Esta Nesbitt fashion illustrationsMademoiselle magazine (KA0086.03) ➔ "The Trompe-L'oeil Cape"

Clipping/Tear Sheet


Related people/organizations

Esta Nesbitt (artist)
Mademoiselle (commissioner)
Linker & Herbert (designer)

Date

1950s

Work Type

tear sheets

Measurements

11.5 in (width) x 8.5 in (height)

Description

Mademoiselle magazine fashion editorial featuring a hip-length pink cape with "sleeves" that are created from broad, straight-across cuffs located at the area where the arms poke out. The cape is paired with a black hat, pink spotted gloves, and a calf-length black skirt or dress.

Related Terms

Kellen Design Archives

Location

box OSx1, folder 13

Identifier

KA008601_OSx1_f13_05

Citation

Esta Nesbitt; Linker & Herbert. "The Trompe-L'oeil Cape". 1950s. Esta Nesbitt fashion illustrations; Mademoiselle magazine (KA0086.03). New School Archives and Special Collections Digital Archive. Web. 18 Oct 2019.

Use Restrictions

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




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