Portrait of Elsa Schiaparelli

American
July 13, 1960
Kenneth Paul Block (American, 1925–2009), Illustrating design by Elsa Schiaparelli (Italian (active in France), 1890–1973), Client Fairchild Publications, Published by Women's Wear Daily


Dimensions

Height x width: (31 x 22 cm)

Accession Number

2009.812

Medium or Technique

Charcoal on tracing paper

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Contemporary Art, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Fashion illustration

Editorial illustration – society or designer/industry portrait Appeared in Women’s Wear Daily (black and white)

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