Pumps, House of Dior (French, founded 1947), silk, leather, metallic thread, plastic, French

Pumps

Design House:
House of Dior (French, founded 1947)
Designer:
Roger Vivier (French, 1913–1998)
Date:
1955
Culture:
French
Medium:
silk, leather, metallic thread, plastic
Credit Line:
Gift of Valerian Stux-Rybar, 1979
Accession Number:
1979.472.22a, b
Not on view
Marking: [stamp in shoe] "Christian Dior créé par Roger Vivier"
The Metropolitan Museum of Art. "Bloom: Fashion's Spring Gardens," March 30, 1995–August 20, 1995.

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. "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.