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Evening shoes

Designer:
House of Dior (French, founded 1947)
Designer:
Roger Vivier (French, 1913–1998)
Date:
1960
Culture:
French
Medium:
silk, leather, glass, metallic thread
Credit Line:
Gift of Valerian Stux-Rybar, 1979
Accession Number:
1979.472.1a, b
Not on view
Marking: [stamped in shoe] "Christian Dior/Roger Vivier/sur mesures"
The Metropolitan Museum of Art. "Orientalism: Visions of the East in Western Dress," December 8, 1994–March 19, 1995.

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

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