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Evening shoes

Design House:
House of Dior (French, founded 1947)
Designer:
Roger Vivier (French, 1913–1998)
Date:
1957
Culture:
French
Medium:
silk, leather, silver thread
Credit Line:
Gift of Valerian Stux-Rybar, 1979
Accession Number:
1979.472.6a, b
Not on view
Marking: [stamped in shoe] "Christian Dior créé par Roger Vivier, Paris"
The Metropolitan Museum of Art. "Bloom: Fashion's Spring Gardens," March 30, 1995–August 20, 1995.

The Metropolitan Museum of Art. "Fashion and History: A Dialogue," December 7, 1992–March 21, 1993.

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

The Bata Shoe Museum. "Icons of Elegance," December 22, 2005–September 22, 2006.

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

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