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Female model in bathing suit and robe

American
1970s
Kenneth Paul Block (American, 1925–2009), For Vogue magazine


Dimensions

Height x width: 25 3/8 x 18 7/8 in. (64.5 x 48 cm)

Accession Number

2009.2002

Medium or Technique

Black marker, inkwash, white pencil on paper

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Contemporary Art, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Fashion illustration

Fashion illustration depicting female model in dark plain one piece bathing suit with deep scoop neck, worn with dark oversize long open robe lined with light terrycloth, hood creates a large collar, full sleeves gathered into a wide cuff, matching dark belt falls untied

Text in pencil and marker: “KPB May Vogue #16454”

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