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Female model in jacket, skirt, hose and earrings

Kenneth Paul Block (American, 1925–2009), Designed by Ellen Tracy, Published by The New York Times


Height x width: 23 7/16 x 17 15/16 in. (59.5 x 45.5 cm)

Accession Number


Medium or Technique

Black marker, ink wash, white gouache, black pastel on paper

Not On View


Americas, Contemporary Art, Prints and Drawings


Fashion illustration

Fashion illustration depicting rear view of female model in a loose jacket with wide sleeves embellished with large scale palm frond, scattered spirals and border on hem. worn with a straight above lnee skirt, hose and earrings

Written at bottom in marker: “#8260 Ellen Tracy 5/10 NYT 5x21”


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