Our lively umbrella is decorated with colorful sketches of shoes created from as early as the eighteenth century to the present, now housed in the Museum's Costume Institute.
Polyester, with aluminum frame. Folded 9 1/2''L. Canopy 42''W.
- Polyester, with aluminum frame
- Canopy 42''Folded 9 1/2''L
Art HistoryWomen's footwear embraced more variations in the twentieth century than in the entire previous history of fashion. Balancing function and fantasy, the great designers of the twentieth century created some of the most beautiful shoes ever made, adapting styles from the past with a contemporary sensibility.