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Medium
cotton, leather, rubber, metal
Measurements
(a-b) 15.0 × 8.8 × 22.8 cm (each)
Place/s of Execution
France
Inscription
stamped (vertically) in white ink on insole: MADE IN FRANCE / SHOES
stamped in white ink on insole: JUNIOR / GAULTIER
Accession Number
1998.226.a-b
Department
International Fashion and Textiles
Credit Line
National Gallery of Victoria, Melbourne
Presented through The Art Foundation of Victoria by Anne Playfoot, Member, 1998
© Jean Paul Gaultier
Gallery location
Not on display
Physical description
Shoes with black cotton canvas uppers, have a rounded toe and stacked leather stiletto heels. The low platform sole consists of a layer of rubber sandwiched between the resin sole and stitched band. The shoes have a full leather lining and insole. The upper is finished with black cotton bias binding and the heel tip with a metal top piece.