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Esta Nesbitt fashion illustrationsMademoiselle magazine (KA0086.03) ➔ Red Color Separation Featuring Layered Skirt Ensemble

Drawing/Painting/Print


Related people/organizations

Esta Nesbitt (artist)
Hene Ricky (designer)
Mademoiselle (commissioner)

Date

May 1960

Work Type

drawings

Measurements

25 in (width) x 15.75 in (height)

Description

Red color separation for a Mademoiselle magazine editorial on summer clothes titled "Scoops: The Ready Mixers". According to the editorial's text, this illustration depicts a red and white ensemble with a striped bare-midriff top and two skirts worn together, paired with a matching over-sized peach basket hat. Two small fabric samples are attached to the front of illustration, presumably for color reference.

Inscription

SUMMER CLOTHES / MADEMOISELLE / Croquis and color overlay / 1960

Source

The full editorial featuring this illustration can be found here: "Scoops: The Ready Mixers." My Fashion Database. Accessed February 17, 2015. https://www.myfdb.com/editorials/116855-mademoiselle-editorial-scoops-the-ready-mixers-may-1960.

Related Terms

Kellen Design Archives

Location

box OSxxx5, folder 2

Identifier

KA008601_OSxxx5_f02_02

Citation

Esta Nesbitt; Hene Ricky. Red Color Separation Featuring Layered Skirt Ensemble . May 1960. Esta Nesbitt fashion illustrations; Mademoiselle magazine (KA0086.03). New School Archives and Special Collections Digital Archive. Web. 16 Jul 2019.

Use Restrictions

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