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Female model in evening gown and heels

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


Dimensions

Height x width: 22 13/16 x 19 1/8 in. (58 x 48.5 cm)

Accession Number

2009.1957

Medium or Technique

Black marker on paper

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Contemporary Art, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Fashion illustration

Fashion illustration depicting female model in long gown, the princess line fitted bodice has puffy broad cap sleeves, square low neckline is embellished with broad squared bow, skirt cut on bias to fall from low waistl like a dance skirt, dress worn with heels

No text

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