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Female model in top, pants, coat and heels

Kenneth Paul Block (American, 1925–2009), For Bergdorf Goodman (American, founded 1901), Published by The New York Times


Height x width: 25 9/16 x 19 1/8 in. (65 x 48.5 cm)

Accession Number


Medium or Technique

Black marker, inkwash, black pastel on paper

Not On View


Americas, Contemporary Art, Prints and Drawings


Fashion illustration

Fashion illustration depicting female model in light turtleneck top, dark pants, heels, worn under open calf length suede coat with pelt lining and pelt cuffs

Text in ink, pencil and marker: ” VERTICAL KPB Bergdorf’s 65 screen comb. line & tone Hold blacks solis ETTEX #17205 Times 11/2/78 move to later date 6 5/8 28”


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