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Two female models in casual separates ensembeles: Left model in top, skirt, jacket, heeled sandals, sunglasses. Right model in top, pants, jacket and flat sandals and sunglasses

Kenneth Paul Block (American, 1925–2009), For Bergdorf Goodman (American, founded 1901), Published by The New York Times


Height x width: 25 3/16 x 19 1/8 in. (64 x 48.5 cm)

Accession Number


Medium or Technique

Black marker, ink wash, white-out on paper

Not On View


Americas, Contemporary Art, Prints and Drawings


Fashion illustration

Two female models in casual separates ensembles:

Left model in light scoop neck top, belted dark calf length full skirt, opencollared hip length jacket with buttons down front and 3/4 sleeves with ends rolled back, heeled sandals, sunglasses.

Right model in scoop neck top, belted slim cuffed pants, dark hip length jacket with high collar, buttons down front and 3/4 sleeves with ends folded back, worn with flat sandals and sunglasses

Text in marker and pencil: “680 67+ VERTICAL 15 1/2 KPB Bergdorf’s 65 screen comb. line & tone Hold blacks solid 3/30/78 TImes Snow #16452”

Tape covers stamp


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