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Lauren Bacall (four times) in different Halston outfits

August 25, 1972 (WWD) and September 8, 1972 (W)
Kenneth Paul Block (American, 1925–2009), Illustrating design by Roy Halston Frowick, known as Halston (American, 1932–1990), Model Lauren Bacall, Client Fairchild Publications, Published by Women's Wear Daily


Height x width: (43 x 36 cm)

Accession Number


Medium or Technique

Watercolor and black marker on paper

Not On View


Americas, Contemporary Art, Prints and Drawings


Fashion illustration

Appeared in the article entitled: “Betty Buy” (Women’s Wear Daily) (black and white)


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