Requires Photography

Sketch from couture sketch book

Text on paper Cardin Eva Bonito

American
about 1966
Kenneth Paul Block (American, 1925–2009)


Dimensions

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

Accession Number

2009.3844.115

Medium or Technique

Black marker on paper

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Contemporary Art, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Fashion illustration

Text on paper (from top, left to right): “CARDIN/ #163 BLACK TOP - WHITE SKIRT - PINK BOW/ 200 PURPLE, PINK, GRAY, BAT-WING DRESS/ 2 OR 35 PEACH OR BLACK SUIT/ 208 LONG TUCKED EVENING SUIT/ BLACK PETAL DRESS-CERISE BOW/ RUST BROWN PUMPKIN DAY DRESS/ EVA BONITO”

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