Pair of woman's shoes

French
1980s
Designed by Charles Jourdan (French, 1883–1976)


Dimensions

Center back: 26.7 x 11.4 cm (10 1/2 x 4 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

2006.1431.1-2

Medium or Technique

Leather and silk

Not On View

Collections

Contemporary Art, Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Pink, green, orange, and blue tie-dyed silk high heel shoes with wrap around ankle ties. Labeled: “Charles Jourdan/ Paris/ Made in France/ 46x/ 8B/ 480372”

Provenance

Purchased by donor at a shop on Newbury Street in Boston, MA in the mid-1980s. Gift to MFA September 20, 2006.

Credit Line

Gift of Tay Ann Jay