Requires Photography

Female model in printed blouse and skirt with wrap

American
1977
Kenneth Paul Block (American, 1925–2009)


Dimensions

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

Accession Number

2009.2047

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 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.

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