26 in (width) x 19.5 in (height)
Women's ensemble featured in a Mademoiselle magazine editorial on summer clothes titled "Scoops: The Ready Mixers". According to the text in the editorial, this ensemble includes a midriff-baring cotton top with sun-gathering red and black stripes, which is paired with white Arnel sharkskin capris that are belted with fabric that matches the top. This illustration was probably an alternate to the version that was used for publication.
The full editorial featuring a similar 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.
Kellen Design Archives
box OSxxx5, folder 3
Esta Nesbitt; Templeton Classics. Black Color Separation Featuring Midriff Top and Capri Pants.
1960. Esta Nesbitt fashion illustrations; Mademoiselle magazine (KA0086.03). New School Archives and Special Collections Digital Archive
. Web. 19 Jul 2019
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