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Four female models in New York couture for evening

April 29, 1963
Kenneth Paul Block (American, 1925–2009), Illustrating design by Rosalie Macrini, Illustrating design by Luis Estevez, Illustrating design by Roxane, For Samuel Winston, Illustrating design by Ceil Chapman (American, born in 1912), Client Fairchild Publications, Published by Women's Wear Daily


Height x width: (63 x 45 cm)

Accession Number


Medium or Technique

Charcoal and white paint on charcoal paper

Not On View


Americas, Contemporary Art, Prints and Drawings


Fashion illustration

Appeared in the article entitled: “N.Y. Pre-Couture” (Women’s Wear Daily) (black and white)


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