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Female model wearing Halston trench coat, hat, heeled boots holding umbrella

American
1970s
Kenneth Paul Block (American, 1925–2009), Designed by Roy Halston Frowick, known as Halston (American, 1932–1990)


Dimensions

Length x width: 43 x 34.5 cm (16 15/16 x 13 9/16 in.)

Accession Number

2009.1863

Medium or Technique

Black marker, ink wash on paper

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Contemporary Art, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Fashion illustration

Fashion illustration depicting female model in fedora, holding umbrella, trench coat, belted at waist, high heeled boots.

Text in marker and pencil: “1/21/76” (top left); “VERTICAL” (left); “12395?” “06393” “HALSTON 3 1/21/76” “INSERT WEDNESDAY” “SEEN/ B L + TONE/ OODMAN” (bottom left); “430” (top right).

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