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Sketch from couture sketch book

Givenchy spotted ensemble

American
about 1969
Kenneth Paul Block (American, 1925–2009), Illustrating design by Hubert de Givenchy (French, born in 1927)


Dimensions

Length x width: 35 x 27.5 cm (13 3/4 x 10 13/16 in.)

Accession Number

2009.2289.12

Medium or Technique

Black marker on paper

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Contemporary Art, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Fashion illustration

Woman wearing beaded necklace, cape-like spotted tunic, spotted pants, heels. Text on paper: “GIVENCHY 515” (left of figure); “515” left corner.

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