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Two female models in casual separates ensembeles: Left model in top, skirt, jacket, heeled sandals, sunglasses. Right model in top, pants, jacket and flat sandals and sunglasses

American
1978
Kenneth Paul Block (American, 1925–2009), For Bergdorf Goodman (American, founded 1901), Published by The New York Times


Dimensions

Height x width: 25 3/16 x 19 1/8 in. (64 x 48.5 cm)

Accession Number

2009.2008

Medium or Technique

Black marker, ink wash, white-out on paper

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Contemporary Art, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Fashion illustration

Two female models in casual separates ensembles:

Left model in light scoop neck top, belted dark calf length full skirt, opencollared hip length jacket with buttons down front and 3/4 sleeves with ends rolled back, heeled sandals, sunglasses.

Right model in scoop neck top, belted slim cuffed pants, dark hip length jacket with high collar, buttons down front and 3/4 sleeves with ends folded back, worn with flat sandals and sunglasses

Text in marker and pencil: β€œ680 67+ VERTICAL 15 1/2 KPB Bergdorf’s 65 screen comb. line & tone Hold blacks solid 3/30/78 TImes Snow #16452”

Tape covers stamp

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