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Female model in dress and sandals

American
1978
Kenneth Paul Block (American, 1925–2009), Published by Vogue magazine, For Bergdorf Goodman (American, founded 1901), Designer James Galanos (American, born in 1924)


Dimensions

Height x width: 23 5/8 x 18 7/8 in. (60 x 48 cm)

Accession Number

2009.1934

Medium or Technique

Black marker, ink wash, black pastel on paper

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Contemporary Art, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Fashion illustration

Fashion illustration depicting female model in softly draped polka dot dress, cape style bodice has boat neckline, skirt is wrapped to left sidend closes in front by belt tied in bow at waist, bodice and skirt edges are trimmed by matching band of ruffles, worn with sandals

Text in pencil and marker: “VERTICAL Bergdorf’s Galanos #15933 Vogue April-78

Stamp bottom right

Tape residue

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