25.75 in (width) x 17 in (height)
Women's ensemble featured in a Mademoiselle magazine editorial on summer clothes titled "Scoops: The Ready Mixers". The editorial's text indicates that this illustration depicts a jacket (sans shirt) and neatly creased long shorts, both in matching putty tan and white plaid. The ensemble is completed with a tall hat, which is also putty tan or light green. Two fabric swatches are included with the illustration, presumably for color reference.
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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.
Kellen Design Archives
box OSxxx5, folder 6
Esta Nesbitt; Haymaker. Red Color Separation for Plaid Jacket and Shorts Ensemble with Fabric Swatches .
May 1960. Esta Nesbitt fashion illustrations; Mademoiselle magazine (KA0086.03). New School Archives and Special Collections Digital Archive
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