Cocktail dress

Isabel Toledo (American (born in Cuba), born in 1961)


Dimensions

Center back: 88.9 cm (35 in.)

Accession Number

2012.526

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Woman’s blush-colored, knee-length cocktail dress. Spagetti straps and slight V-neck. Dress composed of multiple tight-pleated tiers. Slight V-neck. Hook and eye and zipper closures at bust.
Interior label: (white stitch on pink) ‘ISABEL TOLEDO’

Provenance

August 2012, purchased by Pamela Parmal, Providence, RI on eBay; September 2012, sold by Parmal to the MFA. (Accession date: September 26, 2012)

Credit Line

Museum purchase with funds donated by Nancy Adams

Copyright

© Isabel Toledo