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Two female models wearing trench coats: model on left wears skirt, hose and heels--model on right wears top, skirt and boots

Kenneth Paul Block (American, 1925–2009), Designed for Bergdorf Goodman (American, founded 1901)


Length x width: 48.3 x 33 cm (19 x 13 in.)

Accession Number


Medium or Technique

Black marker, ink wash, white-out on paper

Not On View


Americas, Contemporary Art, Prints and Drawings


Fashion illustration

Fashion illustration depicting two female models:

Left model in hat with brim, patterned scarf, trench coat with belt tied at waist, patterned tights, T-strap heels.

Right:model in turtleneck, A-line skirt, trench, high heeled boots.

Text in marker at bottom: “MAXWELL/ SUED/ 1 S/S 65 SCREEN” (left); “BERGDORFS” (right).


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