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Female model in jacket and pants

American
1978
Kenneth Paul Block (American, 1925–2009), For Bergdorf Goodman (American, founded 1901), Designer Fendi (Italian, founded in 1925)


Dimensions

Height x width: 25 3/16 x 19 1/8 in. (64 x 48.5 cm)

Accession Number

2009.1947

Medium or Technique

Black marker, ink wash, black pastel on paper

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Contemporary Art, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Fashion illustration

Fashion illustration depicting female model in puffy striped short jacket cinched into waist, with a concealed front zipper, contrasting dark fabric for high turtleneck collar and trim over armholes, worn with straight leg pants

Text in marker and pencil: ” VERTICAL Bergdorf’s 65 screen comb. line & tone Hold blacks solid 12/14/78 RIPA Fendi #17240”

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