Female model in YSL fur coat, blouse, skirt, hose and high heeled boots
Kenneth Paul Block (American, 1925–2009), Designer Yves Saint Laurent (French (born in Algeria), 1936–2008), Designed for Bergdorf Goodman (American, founded 1901), Published by Vogue magazine
Length x width: 41.9 x 33 cm (16 1/2 x 13 in.)
Medium or Technique
Black marker, ink wash and black pastel on paper
Not On View
Fashion illustration depicting female model in mid-length fur coat worn over low-cut blouse, skirt with slit up side,hose, high heeled boots with straps over ankle and calf.
Text in marker and pencil on paper: “40% GHOST/ 28% VERTICAL/ BERGDORFS/ 65 SCREEN/ COMB. LINE + TONE/ 40% TINT”(left); “6 1/2”/ 1 VELOX + 1 VELOX FLOPPED/ OCTOBER VOGUE/ YSL/ #11996” (right).
The artist; gift of the artist to the MFA. (Accession date: March 25, 2009)
Gift of Kenneth Paul Block, made possible with the generous assistance of Jean S. and Frederic A. Sharf