Salvatore Ferragamo (Italian, 1898–1960)
12.2 x 7.4 x 24.5 cm (4 13/16 x 2 15/16 x 9 5/8 in.)
Medium or Technique
Cotton netting and embroidery with gilt leather and metal closure, and gilt leather heel and leather sole
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Woman’s shoes. Embroidered cotton uppers with black circles on red net; gilded binding and narrow straps with brass buckles; gilded leather welt and heel lining. Round toes. Leather soles maked “Hand Made in Italy.” Gilded leather french heels, leather tops. Pale blue leather insoles marked “Ferragam’s Creations, Florence, Made in Italy” (L) and “Joseph Antell, Boston” (R). Worn by Ann B. Beers.
Pale blue leather insoles marked "Ferragamo's Creations, Florence, Made in Italy" (L) and "Joseph Antell, Boston"
Gift of Charlotte M. Beers