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Female model in jumpsuitl and cape jacket and heels

Kenneth Paul Block (American, 1925–2009)


Height x width: 25 x 19 1/8 in. (63.5 x 48.5 cm)

Accession Number


Medium or Technique

Black marker, ink wash, black pastel on paper

Not On View


Americas, Contemporary Art, Prints and Drawings


Fashion illustration

Fashion illustration depicting female model in low neck jumpsuit cinched at waist with matching cord with narrow legs that taper to puddle at ankle, worn with matching fabric flowing cape/jacket open down front with wide soft lapels and wide dolman sleeves, in heels

Text in pencil and Marker: “VERTICAL!!! Miss B double #11990 MARKS BS Sept. B/S”


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