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Five female models in evening suits – color

American
February 29–March 7, 1980
Kenneth Paul Block (American, 1925–2009), Illustrating design by Oscar de la Renta (American (born in the Dominican Republic), July 22, 1932), Illustrating design by Giorgio Armani (Italian, born in 1934), Illustrating design by Yves Saint Laurent (French (born in Algeria), 1936–2008), For House of Saint Laurent (French, founded 1961), Illustrating design by Bill Blass (American, 1922–2002)


Dimensions

Height x width: (45 x 51 cm)

Accession Number

2009.777

Medium or Technique

Watercolor and crayon (or colored pencil?) on paper

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Contemporary Art, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Fashion illustration

Appeared in the article entitled: “It’s Spring ” (W Magazine)

Signed

Yes

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