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Female model in skirt suit, top, heels,earrings, holding gloves

American
1970s
Kenneth Paul Block (American, 1925–2009), Designer Ilie Wacs, For Bergdorf Goodman (American, founded 1901)


Dimensions

Height x width: 25 x 19 1/8 in. (63.5 x 48.5 cm)

Accession Number

2009.1924

Medium or Technique

Black marker, ink wash, black pastel and white gouache on paper

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Contemporary Art, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Fashion illustration

Fashion illustration depicting female model in collarless top and knit suit: short tailored jacket with lapels, closed by single butto. long slleves with button at end, matching fabric straight skirt, hose, heels, earrings, holding gloves

Text in pencil: “Bergdorf’s 65 screen combo velox line & tone Hold black solids 6 5/8 28 Ilie Wacs”

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