Woman's dress

Apron dress

American
Spring/Summer 1997
Designed by Isabel Toledo (American (born in Cuba), born in 1961)


Object Place: New York, NY, United States

Dimensions

Center back: 88 cm (34 5/8 in.)

Accession Number

2009.4979

Medium or Technique

Silk plain weave (chiffon), printed (ombre)

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Contemporary Art, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Green, brown, and blue ombre printed chiffon dress with v-neckline, sheer v-shaped panel at waistband that wraps around body, another narrow tie also wraps around waist. Three interior labels “Isabel Toledo” “6/Made in USA” and “100% Silk.”

Provenance

About 2006, purchased on eBay by Michelle Tolini Finamore of Salem, MA; gift of Finamore to the MFA (Accession date: November 18, 2009)

Credit Line

Gift of Michelle Tolini Finamore

Copyright

© Isabel Toledo