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Evening ensemble (accessory) Jeanne Hallée (French, Date: Culture: European Medium: (a–d) silk; (c, d) leather Dimensions: Length at CB (a): 8 in. cm) Length at CB (b): 60 in. cm) Credit Line: Gift of Mrs.

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Silk evening slippers, I. Miller (American, founded early century So "Marie Antoinette" !

c1710s. European. Silk. Leather

Shoes, early century, Europe Medium: silk, leather Dimensions: Heel to Toe (a, b): 8 in. cm) Accession Number: b

The French Court championed excessively ornamented clothing and accessories, perhaps as a manifestation of the romantically exuberant decorative arts, or as a reflection of the gross superficiality of social custom

Shoes Date: Culture: French Medium: silk, leather Dimensions: Length: 10 in. cm) Credit Line: Rogers Fund, 1906 Accession Number: b

Slippers F. Pinet, Paris  (French, founded 1855) Date: 1910

Slippers Designer: F. Pinet, Paris (French, founded Date: 1910 Culture: French Medium: silk Dimensions: Length: 9 in. cm) Credit Line: Gift of Miss Susan W.

Slippers, 1790–1810. European. The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York. Brooklyn Museum Costume Collection at The Metropolitan Museum of Art, Gift of the Brooklyn Museum, 2009; Gift of Herman Delman, 1954 (2009.300.1474a, b)

Sharply pointed slippers with tiny heels were the prevalent style in the and This pair features the red Morocco leather much favored at the time and a tiny heart-shaped buckle threaded with silk twist to form a jaunty tassel