Requires Photography

Sketch from couture sketch book

Woman in suit with patterned shawl

American
mid 20th–20th century
Kenneth Paul Block (American, 1925–2009)


Dimensions

Length x width: 50 x 27.5 cm (19 11/16 x 10 13/16 in.)

Accession Number

2009.3831

Medium or Technique

Black marker on paper

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Contemporary Art, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Fashion illustration

Woman in suit wears necklace, clutch, dark tights and shoes, paterned shawl with fringe. Text on paper: “REDUCE TO 8 1/4” ” (right).

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