Requires Photography

Female model in dress and heels

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


Dimensions

Height x width: 16 15/16 x 13 3/8 in. (43 x 34 cm)

Accession Number

2009.1961

Medium or Technique

Black marker, graphite on paper

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Contemporary Art, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Fashion illustration

Fashion illustration depicting the rear side view of female model in above ankle length pinafore dress with big front pockets, the open sides reveal a bare torso, skirt is slit in back to knees then buttoned to the low square back neckline, the shoulder straps and bodice sides are ruffled, worn with cork heeled sandals

Text in pencil and marker: ” VERTICAL 6 7/8 40% 65 screen comb. L 7 tone bergdorf’s 02567
 13131”

Stamp “insert Thursday”

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