Evening shoes, House of Dior (French, founded 1947), silk, nylon, leather, plastic, metallic thread, glass, French

Evening shoes

Design House:
House of Dior (French, founded 1947)
Designer:
Roger Vivier (French, 1913–1998)
Date:
1955
Culture:
French
Medium:
silk, nylon, leather, plastic, metallic thread, glass
Credit Line:
Gift of Valerian Stux-Rybar, 1979
Accession Number:
1979.472.16a, b
Not on view
Marking: [stamped in shoe] "Christian Dior/Roger Vivier sur mesures"
The Metropolitan Museum of Art. "Christian Dior," December 12, 1996–March 23, 1997.

Musée de la Mode et du Textile. "Les Souliers De Roger Vivier," December 9, 1987–April 3, 1988.

Musee de la Chaussure. "Retrospective Roger Vivier," October 9, 1992–January 15, 1993.

The Bata Shoe Museum. "Roger Vivier: The Fabergé of Footwear," May 10, 2012–April 28, 2013.