Requires Photography

Female model in top, pants and flats

American
1970s
Kenneth Paul Block (American, 1925–2009), For Bergdorf Goodman (American, founded 1901), Designer Geoffrey Beene (American, 1927–2004)


Dimensions

Height x width: 6 11/16 x 13 3/8 in. (17 x 34 cm)

Accession Number

2009.1952

Medium or Technique

Black marker,white-out, black pastel on paper

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Contemporary Art, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Fashion illustration

Fashion illustration depicting female model in separates: long sleeve solid light top has small ruffle at neck and afront panel secured by ties, wide sleeves are rolled up forearm, bell bottom herringbone pants and loafers

Text in pencil and marker: “VERTICAL Geoffrey beene 7/26 Beene 13384 3217 Bergdorf’s 65 screen Comb. L & tone 49%”

Stamp:”Tonight-1-insert”

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