Collection Online
leather, kid, synthetic cork, resin, cotton, metal
14.5 × 25.5 × 9.0 cm
Place/s of Execution
Adelaide, South Australia
Accession Number
Australian Fashion and Textiles
Credit Line
National Gallery of Victoria, Melbourne
Purchased, 1998
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
Men's lace-up shoes with platform wedge heel. The uppers are a bright yellow leather, with square toe, the top-line is an exaggerated curve shape and there is a vibrant blue kid panel at the throat. The heel os of synthetic cork, covered in the same blue kid, with a black resin sole. The insole is also blue kid and the shoes are fully lined with natural coloured leather printed with a repeat floral pattern in blue and white. the shoes fasten at the throat with black cotton laces and five pairs of metal eyelets.