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Female model in velvet ballgown – study for drawing

American
October 10, 1960
Kenneth Paul Block (American, 1925–2009), Illustrating design by Fira Benenson, Client The New York Times


Dimensions

Height x width: (59 x 39 cm)

Accession Number

2009.1415

Medium or Technique

Crayon

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Contemporary Art, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Fashion illustration

Appeared in the article entitled: “Elegance is Quiet in Styles for Mature Women” (black and white)

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