Requires Photography

Sketch from couture sketch book

Pleated skirt and layered jacket

American
about 1966
Kenneth Paul Block (American, 1925–2009), Illustrating design by Pierre Cardin (French, born in 1922)


Dimensions

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

Accession Number

2009.3844.194

Medium or Technique

Black marker on paper

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Contemporary Art, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Fashion illustration

Woman wearing turtleneck under long layered jacket with button at nape of neck, floor length pleated skirt. Text on paper: “CARDIN 208YELLOW” (top left).

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