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Female model in suit:skirt, vest jacket blouse, scarf worn with hose and heels

Kenneth Paul Block (American, 1925–2009)


Height x width: 19 11/16 x 15 3/8 in. (50 x 39 cm)

Accession Number


Medium or Technique

Black marker, ink wash on paper taped to board

Not On View


Americas, Contemporary Art, Prints and Drawings


Fashion illustration

Fashion illustration depicting female model in plaid blouse and neckerchief, suit of matching vest,below knee skirt and fitted jacket with wide lapels and narrow long sleeves embellished with three buttons, worn with textured hose and tied heels

Text in marker, pencil and ink on paper, board abd tape: “7 1/2 44 65 screen Tudor square TONIGHT INSERT 5824 Bergdorf’s 490”


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