Embroidered Shoes
Date: not dated
Medium: Embroidery on silk
Dimensions: each: 4 1/2 × 3 × 10 1/2 in. (11.4 × 7.6 × 26.7 cm)
Credit Line: Gift of Eugenia Diehl Pell, 2016
Object Number: 2016-12
About: Although the specific event for which these shoes were made has not yet been identified, they are a testament to Marie’s high level of competency in the art of needlework. Her interest in this craft may have been encouraged through her friendship with Jane Morris, herself an expert in embroidery.
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