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Sketch from couture sketch book

Feather in cap plaid shorts

about 1966
Kenneth Paul Block (American, 1925–2009)


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

Woman wearing hat with feather, turtleneck with buttons down the front, cape with plaid inside and square pockets on the outside, plaid shorts, knee high socks, and heels. Text on paper: “C.W.” (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