Iron in the round, painted in red, showing a boot with an acorn, the wrought iron fastener painted in black with scrolls.
Second half of the 19th century.
100 x 66 (including the clamp) x 11 cm.
Collection Roxane Debuisson, who acquired it in February 1974 from the last owner of a cobbler's shop present since 1898,
9, rue des Trois Bornes in the 11th arrondissement of Paris.
Florine ASCH, Florine chez les parisiens, Société Nouvelle Adam Biro, Paris, 2003.
Marie-France BOYER, Habiter Paris, Paris, Société Nouvelle des Éditions du Chêne, 1988.
L'Événement du Jeudi, 16 to 22 May 1985, p.124, reproduced.
Sanjiro MINAMIKAWA, The Art of living, Kenchiku Siryo, Tokyo, Kenkyusha, 1991.