Requires Photography

Sketch from couture sketch book

Woman wearing dots in pod

about 1969
Kenneth Paul Block (American, 1925–2009), Illustrating design by André Courrèges (French, born in 1923)


Height x width: 13 3/4 x 10 5/8 in. (35 x 27 cm)

Accession Number


Medium or Technique

Black marker on paper

Not On View


Americas, Contemporary Art, Prints and Drawings


Fashion illustration

Fashion illustration of woman sitting inside a transparent sphere wearing a spotted hat and tank top with scarf around neck. She is looking at a paper like object in her hands. Transparent sphere sits atop a somewhat curvilinear surface on wheels. Text below image on the left side reads: “(NUMBER SOON)” and on the right side: “COURREGES.” Text in lower right corner reads: “NUMBER SOON.”


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