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The Duchess of Windsor in Dior suit

American
April 6, 1962
Kenneth Paul Block (American, 1925–2009), Model Wallis Simpson, known as The Duchess of Windsor (American, 1895 or 1896–1986), Client Fairchild Publications, Published by Women's Wear Daily


Dimensions

Height x width: (64 x 48 cm)

Accession Number

2009.483

Medium or Technique

Charcoal on paper

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Contemporary Art, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Fashion illustration

Appeared in Women’s Wear Daily (black and white)

Provenance

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