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Esta Nesbitt fashion illustrationsMademoiselle magazine (KA0086.03) ➔ "The Diaphanous Shirtdress"

Clipping/Tear Sheet


Related people/organizations

Esta Nesbitt (artist)
Young American Deb (designer)
Mademoiselle (commissioner)

Date

1950s

Work Type

tear sheets

Measurements

11.5 in (width) x 8 in (height)

Description

Mademoiselle magazine fashion editorial featuring a black silk chiffon party dress with a belted waist, small collar, front placket, long puffed sleeves, and a calf-length skirt that is described in the editorial text as "the fullest this side of an evening dress".

Related Terms

Kellen Design Archives

Location

box OSx1, folder 13

Identifier

KA008601_OSx1_f13_10

Citation

Esta Nesbitt; Young American Deb. "The Diaphanous Shirtdress". 1950s. Esta Nesbitt fashion illustrations; Mademoiselle magazine (KA0086.03). New School Archives and Special Collections Digital Archive. Web. 14 Oct 2019.

Use Restrictions

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