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Two female models in sporty separates: left model in knit hood, jacket, pants, heels; right model in Hat, scarf blouse, vest, jacket, skirt and heels

American
1970s
Kenneth Paul Block (American, 1925–2009), Designer Anne Klein (American, 1923–1974)


Dimensions

Height x width: 18 11/16 x 17 5/16 in. (47.5 x 44 cm)

Accession Number

2009.1955

Medium or Technique

Black marker, ink wash, graphite, white-out on paper

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Contemporary Art, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Fashion illustration

Fashion illustration depicting two female models in separates ensembles:

Left: Model in ribbed hood/dickey under solid dark fitted belted jacket over lighter solis bell-bottom pants and heels

Right: Model in printed bouse with attached scarf tied in big bow, contrasting dark vest under long sleeve hip length tailored jacket with buttons down to hem and at wide wristband, worn with matching below knee length skirt, it’s long center pleat is sewn over stomach, worn with strap heels and Fedora style hat

Paper has taped section at bottom

Text in pencil, marker and ink:”VERTICAL KPB 17 1/2”=17”+16 1/2”+16” 3 sizes 65 screen “A” 96+ 94 91 2100 Klien 12033 10/19”

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