Deadstock RARE Joseph LaRose 1970s platforms size 8 us | vintage wood slingback shoes
Iconic Joseph LaRose 1970's does 1940's slingbacks! Done in a soft supple cerulean blue suede and glossy laminated wood. Peep toes with slingback straps, thick wood platform and chunky heel. Made in Italy. Never worn. A piece of history!
Joseph LaRose had many celebrity clients including Joan Crawford, Jayne Mansfield, Betty Grable, Abigail Van Buren (Dear Abby), Carol Channing, Brooke Shields, as well as others.
The Jacksonville Museum of Modern Art has a collection 1,000 pairs of LaRose shoes and bags, in addition to a substantial portion of the archive.
Read more about the designer here: http://bit.ly/2qR7Ptw
Brand: joseph larose/exquisite footwear
Size on tag: 8.5
Fits like: 8 US / 5.5 UK / 38.5 EURO
Condition: Excellent Vintage: very, very minor scratches in wood due to handling.
Length Toe to Heel Inside: 9-3/4"
Width Widest Part of Sole Inside: 2-3/4"
Heel Height: 4-5/8"
♦Our shoe model wears a size 6
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