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Female model in skirt belted top with matching cardigan, heels, hat and bangle bracelet

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 pastel, ink wash, white-out on paper

Not On View


Americas, Contemporary Art, Prints and Drawings


Fashion illustration

Fashion illustration depicting female model in 30s look ensemble: knee length skirt with center pleat, belted knit top has scoop neck and buttons down front worn with a co-ordinated hip length cardigan with pockets, spectator heels, brimmed hat and bangle bracelet

Signed at left in black pastel: “KPB”


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