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Female model in leisure ensemble: top, pants,robe, shoes

American
1970s
Kenneth Paul Block (American, 1925–2009), For Bergdorf Goodman (American, founded 1901)


Dimensions

Height x width: 24 3/16 x 14 15/16 in. (61.5 x 38 cm)

Accession Number

2009.1982

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 leisure ensemble: loosely draped top with deep cowl neck is gathered into waistband of buttoned front fly bell-bottom pants of matching solid fabric, worn under open long collarless accordion pleated robe of small print fabric with contrasting print trim at shoulders, wrists, neckline and down front opening, worn with shoes

Text in pencil and marker: “KPB VERTICAL ok vk 65 screen com Bergd 77”

Paper torn from larger piece

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