Two female models wearing Armani skirt, jacket and boots ensembles
Kenneth Paul Block (American, 1925–2009)
Length x width: 64 x 48.5 cm (25 3/16 x 19 1/8 in.)
Medium or Technique
Black marker, ink wash, black pastel, white gouache on paper
Not On View
Fashion illustration depicting two female models:
Left: model in fedora style hat wears turtleneck with long fur piece around neck, two belts at waist of front pleat skirt, thigh-length patterned double-breasted coat with lapels and buttons at wrists and high heeled boots.
Right:model in Fedora style, thick fur piece around neck, turtleneck, thigh-length solid coat pleated at waist with square pocket,patterned loose skirt, high heeled boots.
Top left corner of paper torn
Text on left in pencil: “more puffiness to fur on left VERTICAL ok MT OIS”
Text bottom right in pencil:”ARMANI C15203”
Signature on left in marker: “KPB”
The artist; gift of the artist to the MFA. (Accession date: March 25, 2009)
Gift of Kenneth Paul Block, made possible with the generous assistance of Jean S. and Frederic A. Sharf