1929 | ANDRE PERUGIA | THE MODEL RÊVERIE AT FIT

1929 | André Perugia | The model Rêverie at FIT
Museum at Fashion Institute of Technology
T-strap | Beige leather with polychrome floral applique.


1929 | André Perugia | The model Rêverie
As seen in Vogue January 3, 1929
Source: Vogue France

ORIGINAL CAPTIONS 
ABOVE :
Braided leather sandal. The strips match the tones of the dress. Here red and blue. 
BELOW:
Satin beige evening sandal lined with fabric strips of in three shades of beige. 
Source: Vogue France | January 3, 1929


1929 | André Perugia | The model Rêverie
As seen in Vogue January 3, 1929
Source: Vogue France


Interesting to note that Perugia patented a very similar t-strap with a different decoration five years later, only the button is missing in favor of a small buckle.



1934 | André Perugia
Filed September 22, 1934 | Granted November 6, 1934
Source: Google Patents

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ANDRE PERUGIA
D O S S I E R
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1925 | 1929 | André Perugia
FIT data sheet


FOOTNOTE
Three models Rêverie went to auction in 2006; two are shown in the picture below (no. 15 and no. 17, central row). The first (a match for the model at FIT) was estimated € 10/12,000, the second € 6/8,000.


2006 | Perugia models & prototypes auctioned at
Lasseron & Associés | December 2, 2006


 

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