Slippers

American
1968–72


Object Place: New York, U.S.A.

Accession Number

1980.97

Medium or Technique

Nylon straw woven, silvered leather, mirrored sequins, elastic, and leather sole

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Contemporary Art, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Woman’s slippers. Clear nylon vamps decorated with pasted silver glitter; silvered leather toe linigs, T-straps and bindings, elasticized heel straps. Round toes. Leather soles. Silvered leather flared heels with nylon tops. Silver leather insoles marked “Jaques Levine”. Worn by Ann B. Beers.

Provenance

Silvered leather insoles marked "Jacques Levine."

Credit Line

Gift of Charlotte M. Beers