Jan Jansen designed this pair of shoes inspired by the painting ‘The tea party of the daughters of Henriette Catharina’.
Henriette Catherine of Nassau (1637-1708) was a daughter of Frederick Henry, Prince of Orange and his wife Amalia of Solms-Braunfels.
Painting (2nd and 3rd image)© Collection Kulturstiftung DessauWorlitz, photo by Heinz Fräßdorf
Shoe© Jan Jansen, photo by Joost van Manen
Part of the exhibition ‘Dutch Design – Huis van Oranje (Excellent craft at the court)’ from April 26th 2012 till September 30th 2012.