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Female model in pants leisure suit worn with blouse and heels

Kenneth Paul Block (American, 1925–2009)


Height x width: 24 x 18 7/8 in. (61 x 48 cm)

Accession Number


Medium or Technique

Black marker, ink wash, graphite, white-out on paper

Not On View


Americas, Contemporary Art, Prints and Drawings


Fashion illustration

Fashion illustration depicting female model in tailored leisure pants suit worn with printed long sleeve buttoned blouse: the short jacket’s edges are trimmed with welting, large collar with lapels, sleeves rolled up below elbow, buttons down front cinched and tied at waist and worn over fitted pants that widen to moderate bell bottom, high heels

Text in pencil, ink and marker: “VERTICAL #15928 JO Boxter Jo March 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