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Female model in evening gown and heels

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


Dimensions

Height x width: 25 x 19 1/8 in. (63.5 x 48.5 cm)

Accession Number

2009.1990

Medium or Technique

Black marker, ink wash, black pastel and white-out on paper

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Contemporary Art, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Fashion illustration

Fashion illustration depicting female model in a long evening gown, off shoulder neckline is gathered with layered lace ruching, tied at waist with a wide sash, skirt’s soft folds taper at ankle, worn with heels

Signed in marker: “KPB”

Paper tear on left side

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