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Female model wears Halston dress with scarf, heels

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


Dimensions

Length x width: 64 x 48.5 cm (25 3/16 x 19 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

2009.1873

Medium or Technique

Black marker, ink wash, white-out, white pencil on paper

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Contemporary Art, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Fashion illustration

Fashion illustration depicting female model in patterned boatneck dress with long scarf, banglw bracelet on each wrist, strappy heels.

Text in pencil and ink at bottom: “HALSTON 13872” (bottom center), “35 3/4 STRIP” (bottom right).

Signature in marker at left: “KPB”

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