11 in (width) x 15 in (height)
Two sets of "menswear suiting coordinates" featured in the 1984 Parsons School of Design annual fashion show, in which Jacobs won the J.C. Penney Student Designer-of-the-Year Award. As indicated on the front side of the illustration, these designs also won the Chester Weinberg award. The back of the illustration includes information about the materials used and their prices. Four fabric samples are attached to the front, which are mostly in neutral shades with light pink accents.
Chester/Weinberg/Award/1984/Wendy;Marc Jacobs/Critic: Chester Weinberg/Spring '84/Model: Leah
Photos of the design on the right being worn on the runway may be found here:
Lau, Venessa. "Marc Jacobs' Graduating Parsons Show." WWD. June 16, 2010. http://www.wwd.com/fashion-news/fashion-features/marc-jacobs-graduating-parsons-show-3120385.
Parsons Institutional Collections
box 39, folder 2
Marc Jacobs. Menswear Suiting Coordinates .
1984. Parsons School of Design Fashion Design Department records (pre-2008 accessions); Student Work. New School Archives and Special Collections Digital Archive
. Web. 23 Aug 2019
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