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Medium
leather, velvet, straw, resin
Measurements
(a-b) 11.5 × 25.0 × 9.0 cm (each)
Place/s of Execution
Melbourne, Victoria
Inscription
label, sewn to insole, woven in burgundy polyester on white polyester: JOHANNA PRESTON / FOR / Vixen Austalia
Accession Number
1998.110.a-b
Department
Australian Fashion and Textiles
Credit Line
National Gallery of Victoria, Melbourne
Purchased, 1998
Gallery location
Not on display
Description
Mules with platform covered in natural woven straw, overprinted with a floral design in black, The base of the platform curves up at the toe and down at the rear of the sole, forming a flat heel base to balance the mules. The open-toe uppers are of grey silk velvet, printed with a lace design in black andlined with leather. the insole and sole are leather and the top-piece of the heel is black resin.