• top frame 
  • Full colour print from an etching entitled, 'Habit de Cordonnier', printed by Schuhmacher. The print depicts a young shoemaker holding his tools, his outfit covered in shoes.
  • Magnifying Glass

Habit de Cordonnier by Gerard Valk, c. 1710.
© Bata Shoe Museum, BSM P03.59

Le Sauetier, 1730.
© Bata Shoe Museum, BSM P83.15



The Museum also holds numerous other French artefacts many of which are related to shoemaking or are shoe inspired utilitarian and art objects.