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Female model in printed blouse and skirt with wrap

Kenneth Paul Block (American, 1925–2009)


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

Accession Number


Medium or Technique

Black marker, ink wash, graphite, on paper

Not On View


Americas, Contemporary Art, Prints and Drawings


Fashion illustration

Fashion illustration depicting female model in a chiffon blouse printed with dots and tied at the waist with a sash over floral printed maxi skirt with double ruffle at hem. The model wears a knit wrap around her shoulder (ensemble by Odicini). Annotations in pencil and ink on left and bottom. Dated: “OK / V.K. / 7-25-77” and “aug. 7, 77” at bottom.


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