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SEX

  • Object:

    Pair of shoes

  • Place of origin:

    Great Britain (made)

  • Date:

    1974 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    McLaren, Malcolm (Designer)
    Vivienne Westwood, born 1941 (Designer)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    PVC

  • Credit Line:

    Purchased with Art Fund support and assistance from the Friends of the V&A, the Elsbeth Evans Trust, and the Dorothy Hughes Bequest

  • Museum number:

    T.81:1, 2-2002

  • Gallery location:

    In Storage

Physical description

Red PVC court shoes with black soles.

Place of Origin

Great Britain (made)

Date

1974 (made)

Artist/maker

McLaren, Malcolm (Designer)
Vivienne Westwood, born 1941 (Designer)

Materials and Techniques

PVC

Marks and inscriptions

'Especially for SEX 430 Kings Rd CHELSEA made in england'
label; English

Dimensions

Height: 16 cm, Length: 19 cm

Descriptive line

Shoes, f, red PVC, Malcolm McLaren and Vivienne Westwood, Britain, 'Sex' Collection, 1974.

Materials

PVC

Categories

Fashion; Clothing; Footwear; Accessories; Plastic; Gender and Sexuality; The Michael and Gerlinde Costiff Costume Collection

Collection

Textiles and Fashion Collection

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