Pair of women's buckle shoes
Object Place: Europe
10.2 x 8.6 x 22.7 cm (4 x 3 3/8 x 8 15/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Printed alum tanned leather, applied colors, wood heel.
Out on Loan
On display at Kimbell Art Museum, Fort Worth, TX, August 27, 2017 – December 31, 2017
Polychrome printed white leather upper in motif of lace ribbons, flowers and birds; latchets cross over square tongue (no buckle); butted side and back seams; white leather binding at top, over side and back seams. Pointed toe. Louis heel covered like upper, top piece. Leather sole and insole. White leather welt and lining. Condition: printing badly worn, especially at toes; binding worn.
1944, gift of Elizabeth Day McCormick (b. 1873 - d. 1957), Chicago, to the MFA. (Accession Date: January 15, 1944)
The Elizabeth Day McCormick Collection