Collection Online
leather, patent leather, synthetic (heel cap)
(a-b) 21.5 × 7.5 × 19.0 cm (each)
Place/s of Execution
(a-b) stamped in metallic gold ink on insole: Vivienne Westwood / London
stamped (vertically) in metallic gold ink on insole: MADE IN ENGLAND (orb and rings motif)
Accession Number
International Fashion and Textiles
Credit Line
National Gallery of Victoria, Melbourne
Purchased, 1994
This digital record has been made available on NGV Collection Online through the generous support of Professor AGL Shaw AO Bequest
Gallery location
Not on display
Physical 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.