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Female model in St. John's pleated shirt with skirt

Illustrated by Kenneth Paul Block (American, 1925–2009), Designed by St. John's


Length x width: 41.9 x 33 cm (16 1/2 x 13 in.)

Accession Number


Medium or Technique

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

Not On View


Americas, Contemporary Art, Prints and Drawings


Fashion illustration

Fashion illustration depicting female model in bob hairstyle wears scarf at neck, blouse has open collar, cuffs, buttons down center front with trim, pleats worn over a skirt with trim along bottom, T-strap heels.

Text on left side in blue pencil: “VERTICAL”

Text at bottom in pencil and marker: “/ 13178” \; “ST. JOHN’S 6/9/ WEDNESDAY”


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