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Esta Nesbitt fashion illustrationsMademoiselle magazine (KA0086.03) ➔ Sleep Shirts

Drawing/Painting/Print


Related people/organizations

Esta Nesbitt (artist)
Vanity Fair (Lingerie) (designer)
M. C. Schrank (designer)
Faerie (designer)

Date

May 1961

Work Type

drawings

Measurements

23 in (width) x 17.5 in (height)

Description

Three nightdresses featured in the May 1961 issue of Mademoiselle magazine in an editorial titled "Sleep Shifts/Sleep Shirts". According to the editorial's text, the figure on the left wears a tailored sleep shirt of blue nylon tricot with an embroidered chest pocket by Vanity Fair. The figure in the center wears a white sleep shirt with snow-white embroidery by M. C. Schrank, and the figure on the right wears a white batiste shirt dress with a yoke embroidered in tiny blue flowers by Faerie.

Location

box OSxxx5, folder 1

Identifier

KA008601_OSxxx5_f01_02

Citation

Esta Nesbitt; Vanity Fair (Lingerie); M. C. Schrank; Faerie. Sleep Shirts . May 1961. Esta Nesbitt fashion illustrations; Mademoiselle magazine (KA0086.03). New School Archives and Special Collections Digital Archive. Web. 21 Jul 2019.

Use Restrictions

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




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