Portrait of Coco Chanel

American
about 1970
Kenneth Paul Block (American, 1925–2009), Illustrating design by Gabrielle "Coco" Chanel (French, 1883–1971), For House of Chanel (French, founded 1909)


Dimensions

Height x width: (61 x 46 cm)

Accession Number

2009.757

Medium or Technique

Black marker, with a few color marks, on paper

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Contemporary Art, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Fashion illustration

Personal drawing (black and white with a splash of color)

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