Pair of slippers
Object Place: Florence, Italy
10.5 x 8.6 x 24.7 cm (4 1/8 x 3 3/8 x 9 3/4 in.)
Medium or Technique
Patent leather and velvet ribbon
Not On View
Woman’s slippers (“Antoinette” style). White patent leather uppers with stitched-over piece on vamps, open shanks and heels; white grosgrain bows on vamps. Square toes. Leather soles. Patent leather thick medium heels, leather tops. Pale flesh-tone insoles and linings marked “Baldino, Made in Italy”. Worn by donor with dress in collection (1974.559).
Gift of Mrs. Stuart Cary Welch