Requires Photography

Female model in blouse, vest, pants and flats

American
1980s
Kenneth Paul Block (American, 1925–2009), Carole Little Streetwear


Dimensions

Height x width: 23 5/8 x 18 1/8 in. (60 x 46 cm)

Accession Number

2009.2084

Medium or Technique

Black marker, ink wash and black pastel on paper

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Contemporary Art, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Fashion illustration

Fashion illustration depicting female model in romantic style blouse: low fichu-style neckline of ruffled collar with drawstring, long full sleeves with deep ruffled cuffs, a contrasting long vest of heavy fabric, flared cuffed pants and flats

Written in marker bottom left: “PO 6/15”

Illustration has vellum cover which has written at top:
“0738001 Carole Little Streetwear 5 x 21 7/26 6/16 #07380011”

Written in pencil top right: “smile”

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