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Female model in scarf tucked into long tunic over pants. hose and low-heeled tied shoes

Kenneth Paul Block (American, 1925–2009)


Height x width: 23 7/16 x 17 15/16 in. (59.5 x 45.5 cm)

Accession Number


Medium or Technique

Black marker, ink wash, white-out and black pastel on paper

Not On View


Americas, Contemporary Art, Prints and Drawings


Fashion illustration

Fashion illustration depicting a female model in scarf, collarless long sleeved tunic embellished with buttons above wrist and down pleated front to waist where skirt is open down center and falls to mid-calf in soft fullness, straight matching pants, dark hose and low-heeled tied shoes

Written in marker lower left: “PL 8/3”


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