Art/ Collection/ Art Object

Evening boots

Maker:
Defossée
Date:
1855–65
Culture:
French
Medium:
Silk
Credit Line:
Brooklyn Museum Costume Collection at The Metropolitan Museum of Art, Gift of the Brooklyn Museum, 2009; Gift of Mrs. G. Brinton Roberts, 1946
Accession Number:
2009.300.4514a, b
Not on view
Marking: Label: "Paris/20 Rue de la Paix/Dufossée Succr de Melnotte/Fournr. de Plusieurs cours Etrangères/25 Old Bond Street London"

Inscribed: "Mme. G.B. Roberts"
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