Requires Photography

Female model in shirt and pants suit, heels and earrings

American
1979
Kenneth Paul Block (American, 1925–2009), For Bergdorf Goodman (American, founded 1901)


Dimensions

Height x width: 25 x 18 7/8 in. (63.5 x 48 cm)

Accession Number

2009.1973

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 dark v-neck shirt with thin pointy lapels, tworn under pants suit of shiny fabric: slim straight hip-length jacket has thin lapels, single left breast pocket, two hip pockets with flaps. two double-breasted buttons–one fastens jacket, worn over matching narrow pants, strappy heels and earrings

Text inpencil and marker: “VERTICAL HFehter 17930 3-8-79 Bergdorf’s 65 screen comb. line & tone Hold blacks solid 6 3/8”

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