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Female model in two-piece sweater and pants ensemble under coat

Kenneth Paul Block (American, 1925–2009), For Bergdorf Goodman (American, founded 1901)


Height x width: 25 3/8 x 17 11/16 in. (64.5 x 45 cm)

Accession Number


Medium or Technique

Black marker, ink wash, black pastel on paper

Not On View


Americas, Contemporary Art, Prints and Drawings


Fashion illustration

Fashion illustration depicting female model in wool or felt ensemble of a turtleneck top tucked into matching pants under a thigh length car coat with large stand up lapel, open down front to reveal lining of checkboard pattern of contrasting furs, the front has four large tabs with button holes, deep side pockets, armholes are trimmed with welting and sleeves widen at wrist

Text in pencil and marker: “VERTICAL 35 4” 65 screen comb. line 7 tone hold all blacks solid Bergdorfs Sabrina 13769”


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