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Pair of women's pumps

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Black satin uppers with fabric flower on steel clip at vamp throat; grosgrain binding; butted back seams. Rounded "almond" toes. Black leather soles. Satin coverd stiletto heels. Rose-colored insoles and linings marked "Christian Dior" (R) and "Harrods, London" (L); tan leather heel...

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Provenance

1979, Gift of Mrs. Stuart Cary Welch to MFA (Accession date: November 14, 1979)

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Stuart Cary Welch

Copyright

Reproduced with permission.

French (Paris), 1957–58

Object Place

Paris, France

Dimensions

14.5 x 8.2 x 24 cm (5 11/16 x 3 1/4 x 9 7/16 in.)

Accession Number

1979.552a-b

Medium or Technique

Synthetic or silk satin with metal clip, and leather sole and lining

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes