Woman in strapless gown with red shawl

American
Late 1950s
For L. S. Ayers department store


Dimensions

Image: 78 x 56 cm (30 11/16 x 22 1/16 in.) Framed: 90.5 x 70.2 cm (35 5/8 x 27 5/8 in.)

Accession Number

2009.8

Medium or Technique

Conté and watercolor on paper

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Contemporary Art, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Fashion illustration

For L. S. Ayres ad, possibly published in Vogue

Signed

No

Provenance

Before 2008, purchased by Frederic A. Sharf, Chestnut Hill, MA; gift of Sharf to the MFA. (Accession date: January 21, 2009)

Credit Line

Gift of Jean S. and Frederic A. Sharf