Shoes

Description:

Pair of women's shoes of beige leather. Designed with slightly rounded toe, the uppers are cut away at sides and heel, leaving a single strap extending from center top of toebox at vamp to side straps which hook to sling-back strap which buckles around heel. The heels taper to base, and are covered in same leather.

Designer's label stamped inside shoe: "Herbert Levine"
Handwritten notation inside strap: "48L58 7 1/2 M"

Creator(s):
Location(s): United States - New York - New York City
Creation Date: 1965/1969  
Partner(s):
UNT College of Visual Arts + Design
Collection(s):
Texas Fashion Collection
Usage:
Total Uses: 1
Past 30 days: 0
Yesterday: 0
Creator (Manufacturer):
Herbert Levine

Herbert Levine (Company) (USA, est. 1949 by Herbert (1916-1991) and Beth Levine (1914-2006), closed 1975, revived under new ownders 2008) Herbert Levine ran the business, while Beth Levine was the primary designer of the shoes

Creator (Designer):
Levine, Beth Katz

Levine, Beth Katz (b. Patchogue, Long Island, USA, 1914 - d. New York, New York, USA, 2006), Primary designer of Herbert Levine shoe company.

Date(s):
  • Creation: 1965/1969
Coverage:
Place
United States - New York - New York City
From 1965 to 1969
Description:

Pair of women's shoes of beige leather. Designed with slightly rounded toe, the uppers are cut away at sides and heel, leaving a single strap extending from center top of toebox at vamp to side straps which hook to sling-back strap which buckles around heel. The heels taper to base, and are covered in same leather.

Designer's label stamped inside shoe: "Herbert Levine"
Handwritten notation inside strap: "48L58 7 1/2 M"

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Contributor(s):
Partner:
UNT College of Visual Arts + Design
Collection:
Texas Fashion Collection
Identifier:
  • LOCAL-CONT-NO: 1991.002.022
  • ARK: ark:/67531/metadc276992
Resource Type: Physical Object
Format: Image
Rights:
Statement: All Texas Fashion Collection content and images are copyrighted.