Pair of woman's shoes

English
1991
Designed by Vivienne Westwood (English, born in 1941)


Object Place: London, England

Dimensions

Overall: 20 x 8 x 8.5 cm (7 7/8 x 3 1/8 x 3 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

2002.672.1-2

Medium or Technique

Printed cotton twill, leather

Not On View

Collections

Contemporary Art, Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Women’s platform shoe with 6” heel and printed abstract design in blue, red, and white resembling early 18th century silk damask panel in MFA collection (access. no. 1977.179). From the “Cut, Slash and Pull” Collection, Spring/Summer 1991. Label: “Vivienne Westwood, Made in England.”

Provenance

Purchased from Cora Ginsburg LLC, New York, by the MFA, December 2002.

Credit Line

Textile Income Purchase Fund

Copyright

Reproduced with permission.