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Three female models in skirted ensembles: Left model in skirt, matching shawl, turtleneck top, belt heels; middle model in hat, turtleneck top, matching skirt and belted jacket, heels; right model in dress with belt, heels

American
1975
Kenneth Paul Block (American, 1925–2009), Designer Hubert de Givenchy (French, born in 1927), For Bergdorf Goodman (American, founded 1901)


Dimensions

Height x width: 21 7/8 x 17 1/2 in. (55.5 x 44.5 cm)

Accession Number

2009.1953

Medium or Technique

Black marker, ink wash on paper mounted to board

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Contemporary Art, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Fashion illustration

Fashion illustration depicting three female models in skirted ensembles:

Left: Model in snug long sleeve urtleneck ribbed top, wide buckled belt and straight silouette wrapped skirt, it’s fringed fabric is a large-scale swirl print, worn with matching shawl and strap heels

Middle: Model in top with oversize ribbed turtleneck, worn under a pullover jacket with open v-neck with widel lapels and belted with cord at hips, worn with matching below knee skirt, t-strap heels and cloche hat

Text in pencil and ink on paper: “Givenchy, Dusk Day Notte 94x KPB”
and board: “65 screen rush Bergdorf’s 12 3/4”=12 1/8” 9/14/75”

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