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Five female models in summer clothes with green and blue background

January 16–31, 1981
Kenneth Paul Block (American, 1925–2009), Illustrating design by Roy Halston Frowick, known as Halston (American, 1932–1990), Illustrating design by Ralph Lauren (American, born in 1939), For Ralph Lauren, Inc., Illustrating design by Donna Karan and Louis Dell'Olio, For Anne Klein & Co. (American, founded 1968)


Height x width: (47.5 x 34.5 cm)

Accession Number


Medium or Technique

Watercolor and colored pencil and black marker on paper

Not On View


Americas, Contemporary Art, Prints and Drawings


Fashion illustration

Appeared in the article entitled: “First look at Summer” (W Magazine) (color)




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