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shoes

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Vincent van Gogh painted these shoes in 1866. Though I wouldn’t really call these the “most famous pair of shoes in modern art,” would you? Personally, I’d much rather rock these ruby slippers than grubby lace ups.rubyslippers.jpg

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click your heels

wizard of oz

Talk about a masterpiece: “Wizard of Oz” debuted this day in 1939. The slippers were silver in the book, but they became red and bedazzling to better suit Technicolor’s audiences. No wonder the Wicked Witch wanted them…they’re gorgeous!

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