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Medium
leather, plastic, resin
Measurements
(a-b) 11.5 × 19.5 × 8.0 cm (each)
Place/s of Execution
France
Inscription
label, printed on insole: CHARLES JOURDAN / PARIS / MADE IN FRANCE
Accession Number
1998.8.a-b
Department
International Fashion and Textiles
Credit Line
National Gallery of Victoria, Melbourne
Gift of Eva Ermer, 1998
Gallery location
Not on display
Description
The open toe mule-style eveing sandals with double straps of metallic leather, join at the centre, over instep section. The toe and heel on the insole finish in an asymmetrical point, giving the shoes a twisted appearance from above. The upper section of the sway-back heel is moulded metallic silver plastic with a leather covered lower section and small black resin top piece on the heel.