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Female model in dress and heels

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


Dimensions

Height x width: 23 7/16 x 17 15/16 in. (59.5 x 45.5 cm)

Accession Number

2009.2102

Medium or Technique

Black marker, ink wash, white pencil and black pastel on paper

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Contemporary Art, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Fashion illustration

Fashion illustration depicting a female model in party dress of lightweight patterned fabric: bodice is scooped neck with ruffles, dropped waist with buttons down front and puffed sleeves with full, tea length skirt, and wearing strapped heels

Written in marker bottom left: “8UB 3/24”

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