Requires Photography

Sketch from couture sketch book

Text on paper YSL Gabrielle

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

2009.3844.117

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): “MONDAY 10 AM GABRIELLE/ Y.S.L./ BL. VELVET SUIT - WH, SATIN REVERS/ #68 BROWN + BL. SUIT WITH PLAID SCARF/ # 1 OR # 2 VELVET SCHIAP TOPPER/ #52 NORMAN PEASANT SMOCK JACKET (BROWN VELVET/ #65 ELEPHANT GREY PROUST/ #72 PEACH TAFFETA”

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