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Sketch from couture sketch book

Ungaro jumpsuit with black crosses

about 1969
Kenneth Paul Block (American, 1925–2009), Illustrating design by Emanuel Ungaro (French, born in 1933)


Length x width: 35 x 27 cm (13 3/4 x 10 5/8 in.)

Accession Number


Medium or Technique

Black marker on paper

Not On View


Americas, Contemporary Art, Prints and Drawings


Fashion illustration

Two women. Left: long sleeved turtleneck, jumpsuit with zipper center front, belted, bell bottoms, thick black crosses over knees. Right: the same, but with a hat, black and white jacket, four square pockets, lapels and four buttons center front. Both wear black shoes. Text on paper: “UNGARO 29” (bottom middle); “29” (top left).


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