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Female model in Geoffrey Beene dress and heels

American
1970s
Kenneth Paul Block (American, 1925–2009), Designed by Geoffrey Beene (American, 1927–2004)


Dimensions

Length x width: 43 x 34.5 cm (16 15/16 x 13 9/16 in.)

Accession Number

2009.1862

Medium or Technique

Black marker,ink wash, graphite on paper

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Contemporary Art, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Fashion illustration

Fashion illustration depicting female model in a long dress with all-over geometric pattern,wideelbow length sleeves with flamboyant trim, slit at neck and from mid thigh to ankle.

Text at left in pencil: “GEOFFREY BEENE”

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