Three-Piece Women's Suit with Patterned Head Scarf
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Object Title

Three-Piece Women's Suit with Patterned Head Scarf

Part of

Collection: Juke Goodman fashion illustration collection


Material Category
Drawing/Painting/Print
Type of Work
design drawings
Description
Three-piece women's suit featuring a fitted blazer, wide slacks with front seams, and a contrasting vest. The suit is worn with a patterned scarf that is tied around the head. This illustration was presumably created for a Bonwit Teller advertisement based on the store's stamp on the front. However, the inscription on the back labels it as a newspaper ad for Saks Fifth Avenue, so the true use of this illustration is unknown.
Date
circa 1946
Related people
Ruth S. Graftstrom (artist)
Bonwit Teller & Co (commissioner)
Juke Goodman (compiler)
Measurements
12.5 in (width) x 17.5 in (height)
Inscription
newspapers ad. Saks Fifth Avenue/Ruth S. Graftstrom circa 1946/property of Juke Goodman (text)
BONWIT TELLER INC./721 5th AVE (mark)
Graftstrom (signature)
Related Repository
Kellen Design Archives
Use Restrictions

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

Location
box KOSxx2, folder 3
Identifier
KA011201_kOSxx2_f05_01

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