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Female model in evening gown, drape, heels and earrings

American
1990s
Kenneth Paul Block (American, 1925–2009)


Dimensions

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

Accession Number

2009.3824

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 female model in strapless evening gown: dark ruched fitted bodice has long matching drape over left shoulder, the long skirt of contrasting wide polka dot fabric is draped from the left side of bodice above waist and falls sarong style,open at left leg, worn with heels and earrings

Written bottom left in marker: “Pl 10/3”

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