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Raven

Pair of Geta (Shoes)
2009 (made)
Artist/Maker
Place Of Origin

Pair of clogs (geta), green embossed leather over wood, red velvet thong, yuzen dyeing. Picture over the two footwear so when put together will show the complete image of a black raven with outstreched wings.


object details
Categories
Object Type
Parts
This object consists of 2 parts.

  • Geta (Shoe)
  • Geta (Shoe)
Materials and Techniques
Embossed leather over wood, velvet and yuzen dyeing
Brief Description
Pair of geta (shoes) entitled 'Raven', green embossed leather over wood, yuzen dyeing, red velvet thong, designed and made by Noritaka Tatehana, Tokyo, 2009
Physical Description
Pair of clogs (geta), green embossed leather over wood, red velvet thong, yuzen dyeing. Picture over the two footwear so when put together will show the complete image of a black raven with outstreched wings.
Dimensions
  • Length: 25cm
  • Widest across width: 12.4cm
  • Height: 15cm
Gallery Label
Label for the exhibition Shoes: Pleasure and Pain ‘Raven’ geta 2009 Japan Noritaka Tatehana Leather, velvet and wood Given by Noritaka Tatehana V&A: FE.51:1, 2-2012(2015-2016)
Credit line
Given by Noritaka Tatehana
Object history
On display in the V&A exhibition, Shoes: Pleasure and Pain between 13 June 2015 – 31 January 2016.
Subject depicted
Collection
Accession Number
FE.51:1,2-2012

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record createdApril 12, 2012
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