Requires Photography

Female model in evening dress and wrap

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


Dimensions

Height x width: 24 x 18 7/8 in. (61 x 48 cm)

Accession Number

2009.2153

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 waltz length evening gown: strapless fitted bodice is ruched to center buttons, the dropped hem skirt has full sheer overskirt, worn with matching wrap,heels and long earrings

Written at bottom in marker: “Pl 3/9 04080001

tape at bottom

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