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Female model in dress wearing earrings

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


Dimensions

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

Accession Number

2009.2107

Medium or Technique

Black marker, ink wash, white-out 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 short collarless dress of patterned fabric fitted at waist with a peplum: bodice has contrasting v-shaped front panel down to waist and matching long sleeves buttoned at wrist, skirt is gathered in folds down the front, model wears earrings

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