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Eight female models in fall coats from different French fashion houses

March 4–11, 1991
Kenneth Paul Block (American, 1925–2009), Illustrating design by Emanuel Ungaro (French, born in 1933), Illustrating design by Sonia Rykiel (French, born in 1930), Illustrating design by Christian Lacroix (French, born in 1951), Illustrating design by Martine Sitbon, For House of Chloé (French, founded 1952), Illustrating design by Karl Lagerfeld (German (active in France), born in 1938), For House of Chanel (French, founded 1909), Illustrating design by Romeo Gigli (Italian, born 1949), Client Fairchild Publications, Published by W Magazine


Height x width: (48 x 61 cm)

Accession Number


Medium or Technique

Watercolor and charcoal

Not On View


Americas, Contemporary Art, Prints and Drawings


Fashion illustration

Appeared in the article entitled: “What’s Happening Maintenant” (W Magazine) (color)




The artist; gift of the artist to the MFA. (Accession date: March 25, 2009)

Credit Line

Gift of Kenneth Paul Block, made possible with the generous assistance of Jean S. and Frederic A. Sharf