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Female model (head only) wearing black velvet grograin hat with satin ribbon

American
late 1950s
Kenneth Paul Block (American, 1925–2009)


Dimensions

Height x width: (28 x 21.5 cm)

Accession Number

2009.1055

Medium or Technique

Pencil on paper

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Contemporary Art, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Fashion illustration

Appeared in Women’s Wear Daily (black and white)

Signed

Yes

Provenance

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