Pair of women's pumps
Object Place: Paris, France
14.5 x 8.2 x 24 cm (5 11/16 x 3 1/4 x 9 7/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Synthetic or silk satin with metal clip, and leather sole and lining
Not On View
Black satin uppers with fabric flower on steel clip at vamp throat; grosgrain binding; butted back seams. Rounded “almond” toes. Black leather soles. Satin coverd stiletto heels. Rose-colored insoles and linings marked “Christian Dior” (R) and “Harrods, London” (L); tan leather heel stiffeners. Purchased by donor at Harrod’s in London in 1957-58.
1979, Gift of Mrs. Stuart Cary Welch to MFA (Accession date: November 14, 1979)
Gift of Mrs. Stuart Cary Welch
Reproduced with permission.