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Female model walking in belted "monastic" dress

American
July 13, 1960
Kenneth Paul Block (American, 1925–2009), Illustrating design by Claire McCardell (American, 1905-1958), Client Fairchild Publications, Published by Women's Wear Daily


Dimensions

Height x width: (59 x 33 cm)

Accession Number

2009.1406

Medium or Technique

Charcoal on tracing paper

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Contemporary Art, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Fashion illustration

Appeared in the article entitled: “These Designers Made 50 Years of Fashion History” (Women’s Wear Daily) (black and white)

Provenance

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