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Female model wearing Cerutti outfit: blouse, scarf, jacket and skirt

Kenneth Paul Block (American, 1925–2009), Designer Cerutti


Length x width: 64 x 48.5 cm (25 3/16 x 19 1/8 in.)

Accession Number


Medium or Technique

Black marker,ink wash. white gouache on paper

Not On View


Americas, Contemporary Art, Prints and Drawings


Fashion illustration

Fashion illustration depicting female model in blazer with quilt lapels and cuffs, collared blouse with tied scarf, long dance skirt with wide waistband

Text in pencil, marker and ink: “675”, “VERTICAL”, “BERGDORFS/ 65 SCREEN/ COMB. HINE/ + TONE/ HOLD BLACKS SOLID” “AUG. 9, 77” “CERUTTI C15203” “4944 TONIGHT INSERT” (lower left). “67%” (right

Signature at right in marker: “KPB”


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