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Portrait of Mildred Custin, president of Bonwit Teller

American
1950–90
Kenneth Paul Block (American, 1925–2009), Model Mildred Custin


Dimensions

Height x width: (64 x 48 cm)

Accession Number

2009.887

Medium or Technique

Charcoal and white paint on paper

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Contemporary Art, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Fashion illustration

Fashion illustration – industry/designer portrait

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