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Female model in suit with patterned scarf and matching cloche hat

July 13, 1960
Kenneth Paul Block (American, 1925–2009), Illustrating design by Gabrielle "Coco" Chanel (French, 1883–1971), For House of Chanel (French, founded 1909), Client Fairchild Publications, Published by Women's Wear Daily


Height x width: (59 x 41 cm)

Accession Number


Medium or Technique

Charcoal on tracing paper

Not On View


Americas, Contemporary Art, Prints and Drawings


Fashion illustration

Appeared in the article entitled: “These Designers Made 50 Years of Fashion History” (Women’s Wear Daily) (black and white)


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