Collection Online
silk, leather, metal, resin and metallic paint
(a-b) 12.0 × 21.5 × 7.5 cm (each)
label, centre back insole, printed gold on black: souliers / Christian Dior
Accession Number
International Fashion and Textiles
Credit Line
National Gallery of Victoria, Melbourne
Presented through The Art Foundation of Victoria by Anne Playfoot, Member, 1998
© Christian Dior
Gallery location
Not on display
Physical description
Pumps with cut-away section at the throat. The uppers and medium height oblong heel are covered with pale green silk satin. The throat is decorated with two silver metal hoops, overpainted in gold, with a padded green silk tie knotted at the centre front and finished with conical faceted metal oraments. The pumps have a full leather lining and sole, the top piece of the heel is black resin/plastic.