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Female model in wedding gown and head dress

American
1980s
Kenneth Paul Block (American, 1925–2009)


Dimensions

Height x width: 22 13/16 x 17 15/16 in. (58 x 45.5 cm)

Accession Number

2009.2135

Medium or Technique

Black pastel and gouache on grey pastel paper

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Contemporary Art, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Fashion illustration

Fashion illustration depicting female model in a long pricess line wedding gown: sleeveless, scoop neck, skirt embellished with tiers of ruffles, over this is sheer short cape finished with matching ruffle at the hem and high ruffled collar circled with flowers, worn with headress of cascading flowers and ribbons

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