Requires Photography

Sketch from couture sketch book

Text on paper 38 coat vest sweater

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

2009.3844.123

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): “38 COAT VEST SWETER MAILLOT ETC./ 42 SWEDE COAT & DOT PRINTED DRESS/ 65 BL. DRESS/ 25 HERRINGBONE COAT, DOTTED TUNIC, BL. PANTS/ GREY BLACK & WHITE/ 49 HERRINGBONE COAT IN GREEN/ 47 GREEN COAT/ 51 WHITE COAT/ 18 MUSTARD GOLD WASH COAT/ 19 ” ” “, DOTTED TUNIC, PEATED SKIRT/ 26 RED COAT, PRINTED DRESS/ 24 BLACK COAT, DIAMOND PRINT HIP PLEATED DRESS/ 23 WHITE COAT/ 69 BL. VELVET SUIT, BL. & WH. VEST/ 41 UNGARO’S 30’S YACHTING/ 71 TUNIC EVENING/ 66 STRIPED DINNER SUIT/ 58 WH. CREPE EVENING”

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