Woman's shoes (pair)

American
early 1960s
Retailed by Lord & Taylor (American, founded in 1826), Designed for Margaret Jerrold (American)


Object Place: United States

Dimensions

Other (length): 27.94 cm (11 in.)

Accession Number

2008.1341.1-2

Medium or Technique

Leather

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Contemporary Art, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Maroon red leather pumps with 1” kitten heels and pointed toes, trimmed with decorative leather appliques in semi-circle shapes across the vamp. Interior of left shoe “Designer Collections Lord and Taylor,” and handwritten in black “8 1/2/20826/62-127974.” Interior of right shoe “Margaret Gerald,” and handwritten in black “8 1/2/20826/62-127974.”

Provenance

Early 1960s, purchased at Lord & Taylor by Barbara Rowe de Marneffe, MA; gift of de Marneffe to the MFA (November 19, 2008)

Credit Line

Gift of Barbara Rowe de Marneffe