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Sketch of female model in silhouette in suit with big hat – black and white

American
about 1960
Kenneth Paul Block (American, 1925–2009), Illustrating design by Norman Norell (American, 1900–1972), Client Fairchild Publications, Published by Women's Wear Daily


Dimensions

Height x width: 9 13/16 x 11 13/16 in. (25 x 30 cm)

Accession Number

2009.774

Medium or Technique

Black marker on sketch pad paper

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Contemporary Art, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Fashion illustration

Appeared in Women’s Wear Daily

Signed

Yes

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