Woman's floor-length evening gown made of eggplant silk taffeta ruched into multiple, asymmetricals puffed tiers, held with elastic. Small squared yoke neckline of embroidered silk, with narrow shoulder straps.


  • Title: "Wave" dress
  • Creator: Isabel Toledo
  • Creator Birth Date: 1961
  • Date Created: 2011
  • Physical Dimensions: Center back: 144.8 cm (57 in.)
  • Provenance: 2011, sold by the artist to the MFA. (Accession Date: December 21, 2011)
  • Type: Dress
  • Rights: Museum purchase with funds donated by the Fashion Council. Museum of Fine Arts, Boston. All Rights Reserved.
  • Medium: Silk plain weave (taffeta)

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