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Female model in intimates bed jacket and gown and flats

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


Dimensions

Length x width: 41.9 x 33 cm (16 1/2 x 13 in.)

Accession Number

2009.1888

Medium or Technique

Black marker, ink wash and graphite on paper

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Contemporary Art, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Fashion illustration

Fashion illustration depicting female model in open bed jacket trimmed in fur, low decolletage gown with lace scallop-edge at neckline and hem and slit up left side of skirt, worn with flats

Text in pencil: “VERTICAL/ 365/ C BLACK 11/24/76/ #13813” (left); “CCOOMLE” (right).

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