Requires Photography

Sketch from couture sketch book

Ungaro super hero coat

about 1969
Kenneth Paul Block (American, 1925–2009)


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

Accession Number


Medium or Technique

Black marker on paper

Not On View


Americas, Contemporary Art, Prints and Drawings


Fashion illustration

Two women. Left: wide neck collar on short coat dress, two large square pockets over thighs, belted at hips, zipper down center front, flats. Right: scarf, large lapels on double-breasted jacket with square pockets on chest and thighs. Text on paper: “UNGARO 25” (right of figure); “25” (top left).


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