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Two female models, left one wearing jumpsuit, coat and heels, right one wearing jacket, pants and hels

Kenneth Paul Block (American, 1925–2009)


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

Accession Number


Medium or Technique

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

Not On View


Americas, Contemporary Art, Prints and Drawings


Fashion illustration

Fashion illustration depicting tow female models:

Left: Wide leg jumpsuit buttons up front with pleated front and has large stand-up collar, worn with mid length button down collarless coat with full cuffed sleeves and toeless shoes

Right: Hip length button down jacket pleated in front with big front pockets, large stand up collar and wide cuffed sleeves and wide pants flared to heel

Text in marker and ink: “Concept VII 1/29/75 C Reade”


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