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Esta Nesbitt fashion illustrationsMademoiselle magazine (KA0086.03) ➔ Midriff Top and Bikini-Brief Shorts

Drawing/Painting/Print


Related people/organizations

Esta Nesbitt (artist)
Mademoiselle (commissioner)

Date

1960

Work Type

drawings

Measurements

25 in (width) x 15 in (height)

Description

Presumably a preliminary sketch for a similar illustration that was featured in the July 1960 issue of Mademoiselle magazine in a summer fashion editorial titled "Scoops: Playable Now", where it is indicated that the ensemble shown consists of a "midriff top separated by a sunny stretch of almost bikini-brief shorts." In the editorial, both pieces appear to have a light brown leopard print.

Related Terms

Kellen Design Archives

Location

box OSxxx3, folder 5

Identifier

KA008601_OSxxx3_f05_03

Citation

Esta Nesbitt. Midriff Top and Bikini-Brief Shorts. 1960. Esta Nesbitt fashion illustrations; Mademoiselle magazine (KA0086.03). New School Archives and Special Collections Digital Archive. Web. 18 Jul 2019.

Use Restrictions

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