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Satin slipper with antique buckle

November 9–16, 1979
Kenneth Paul Block (American, 1925–2009), Illustrating design by Joan and David Couture, Client Fairchild Publications, Published by W Magazine


Height x width: (25 x 28 cm)

Accession Number


Medium or Technique

Black marker and colored pencil on paper

Not On View


Americas, Contemporary Art, Prints and Drawings


Fashion illustration

Appeared in the article entitled: “Shape, sass, and shine” (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