Day Suit

MO 63.1265a-b
Day Suit
Oleg Cassini (American, b. France, 1913-2006)
United States
Jacket: 19 1/4" center back; Skirt: 25" center back
A two piece day suit in pale yellow linen with a jacket and an A-line skirt. The collarless jacket has a bow at center. This Cassini was designed after a Spring-Summer 1962 model by Jules-Francois Crahay, for Nina Ricci.
This suit was worn by Jacqueline Kennedy during her visit to the National Institute for the Protection of Children, Mexico City, Mexico, June 30, 1962.
  • JFKMUS-MO-1963-1245
  • JFKWHP-1962-06-30-D
  • JFKWHP-1963-01-01-A
Image copyright (C) John F. Kennedy Library Foundation, Inc.