Sophia Loren in black chiffon gown embroidered in gold with fur cuffs, worn to London opening of her film "Lady L"

American
November 26, 1965
Kenneth Paul Block (American, 1925–2009), Illustrating design by Marc Bohan (French, born in 1926), For House of Christian Dior (French, founded 1946), Model Sophia Loren (Italian, born in 1934), Client Fairchild Publications, Published by Women's Wear Daily


Dimensions

Height x width: (63 x 26 cm)

Accession Number

2009.383

Medium or Technique

Charcoal and white paint on paper

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Contemporary Art, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Fashion illustration

Appeared in the article entitled: “Lady L” (Women’s Wear Daily)

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