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Four female models in bathing suits, three with hats

December 2–9, 1983
Kenneth Paul Block (American, 1925–2009), Illustrating design by Norma Kamali (American, born in 1945), For Norma Kamali, Inc., Illustrating design by Giorgio di Sant'Angelo (American, born in Italy, 1933–1989), Illustrating design by Bill Blass (American, 1922–2002), For Bill Blass, Inc. (American, founded 1970), Illustrating design by Keiko, Client Fairchild Publications, Published by W Magazine


Height x width: (59.5 x 40 cm)

Accession Number


Medium or Technique

Paint and white chalk on blue-green paper

Not On View


Americas, Contemporary Art, Prints and Drawings


Fashion illustration

Appeared in the article entitled: “The glamour suits” (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