Collection Online
Medium
leather, patent leather, synthetic (heel cap)
Measurements
(a-b) 21.5 × 7.5 × 19.0 cm (each)
Place/s of Execution
England
Accession Number
CT431.a-b-1994
Department
International Fashion and Textiles
Credit Line
National Gallery of Victoria, Melbourne
Purchased, 1994
Gallery location
Not on display
Description
Platform court shoes with uppers of red patent leather which extend down to the sole covering the whole platform section. Extending from the toe to the sole of the front of each shoe are two diagonal stitched darts. The toe section of the sole slopes up to create a rocking effect. Leather lining and sole, synthetic heel cap.