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Female model in evening gown and matching opera coat, hose, heels and gloves

American
1990s
Kenneth Paul Block (American, 1925–2009), Published by The New York Times


Dimensions

Height x width: 23 5/8 x 17 15/16 in. (60 x 45.5 cm)

Accession Number

2009.3819

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Contemporary Art, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Fashion illustration

Fashion illustration depicting female model in strapless evening gown, fitted bodice has low decollete, long narrow skirt pen up left leg, matching full long opera coat, hose, heels long gloves and earrings

Written bottom right in marker: ” A.J. Beris (?) Evening DT #092 8032 9/20 NYT 13x21 SUB 8/2”

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