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Female model in long gown

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


Dimensions

Height x width: 25 3/8 x 18 7/8 in. (64.5 x 48 cm)

Accession Number

2009.1995

Medium or Technique

Black pastel, ink wash, white-out on paper

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Contemporary Art, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Fashion illustration

Fashion illustration depicting female model in long sheer gown with full skirt and full sleeves gathered into wristbands, high neckline bodice has effect of shirt tails tied in front of midriff

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