PLATE XIV. LADIES DRESS SHOES.

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Plate XIV. Ladies Dress Shoes.

Lithographs printed in color, 1900.
Paper size 17 3/8 x 11 1/8 inches (44.13 x 28.26 cm).
Good condition and color.
LOCATION: New York City

Inventory Number: 97508
Price: $850.00
Publisher : Edinburgh: David Douglas.
From "Ladies Dress Shoes of the Nineteenth Century with sixty-three illustrations" by T. Watson Greig of Glencarse.

Text for plate XIV:
"First appears in this shoe a further idea of contrivances for firm wear. This is in the form of a useful elastic strap, covered with heliotrope satin bow to match shoe. It is a more clumsy appliance than the in drawn heel at the top before. . . ."
18th-19th Century Subjects , Trades And Industries , Fashion