Femal model in in Geoffrey Beene gown, robe and heels
Length x width: 64 x 48.5 cm (25 3/16 x 19 1/8 in.)
Medium or Technique
Black marker, ink wash, black pastel on paper
Not On View
Fashion illustration depicting female model in floral patterned medieval style gown girded at hips,long sleeves, low slit neckline,a dark thin robe over shoulder trimmed with fur at sleeves, worn with heels.
Torn top left
Text at left in pencil and ink: “81” “OK UK” “C.C.” (top right); “VERTICAL” (right); “BERGDORFS/ 65 SCREEN/ COMB. HINE/ + TONE/ HOLD BLACKS/ SOLID” “#146” (bottom right); “5803 TONIGHT INSERT” “BEENE #14683” (bottom left to center).
The artist; gift of the artist to the MFA. (Accession date: March 25, 2009)
Gift of Kenneth Paul Block, made possible with the generous assistance of Jean S. and Frederic A. Sharf