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Six female models in fall coats

April 21, 1972
Kenneth Paul Block (American, 1925–2009), Illustrating design by Oscar de la Renta (American (born in the Dominican Republic), July 22, 1932), Illustrating design by Geoffrey Beene (American, 1927–2004), Illustrating design by Giorgio di Sant'Angelo (American, born in Italy, 1933–1989), Illustrating design by Bill Blass (American, 1922–2002), For Bill Blass, Inc. (American, founded 1970)


Height x width: (38 x 55 cm)

Accession Number


Medium or Technique

Opaque and transparent watercolor with crayon

Not On View


Americas, Contemporary Art, Prints and Drawings


Fashion illustration

Appeared in the article entitled: “The Big Coats” (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