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Rei KAWAKUBO

Tokyo, Japan born 1942

designer

COMME DES GARCONS

Tokyo, Japan commenced 1973

fashion house (organisation)

Pair of woman's white leather shoes Spring-Summer 1997 Description: white patent leather flat shoe, synthetic sole, squared-off toe, elastic ties, extended heel tab

Collection Title: Woman's ensemble
Materials & Technique: costume and dress, costume accessories, leather

Primary Insc: Embossed gold on white inner sole "COMME de GARCONS/ MADE IN JAPAN"; inner sole black label embossed "EK 5B25" Printed, purple ink on lining at back inner edge "25*".
Acknowledgement: Gift of Comme des Garcons 1997
Accession No: NGA 97.1389.3.A-B