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[The ceiling opened at the end of the meal and let fall a hail of sugar plums]

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834600
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Le plafond s'ouvrit à la fin du repas et laissa tomber une grêle de dragées.

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Names
Spex (Engraver)
Paris (Engraver)
Collection

Mid-Manhattan Picture Collection

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Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1882 - 1884
Library locations
Art and Picture Collection
Topics
Ghosts
Charles IX, King of France, 1550-1574
Dining rooms
Notes
Source note : From

Content: Possibly depicts a banquet given for Charles IX during a visit to Carcassonne in the south of France. At the conclusion of the repast, a cloud of sugar plums burst from the ceiling followed by a gentle shower of perfumed water.
Physical Description
Extent: 1 print : b ; 16.2 x 12.5 cm.
Type of Resource
Still image
Identifiers
Dynix : 2155317
NYPL catalog ID (B-number) : b17705392
Barcode : 33333159463153
UUID: c48e53c0-c536-012f-9cc7-58d385a7bc34

Item timeline of events

  • 1882: Issued (Approximate)
  • 2014: Digitized
  • 2015: Found by you!
  • 2016

MLA Format

Art and Picture Collection, The New York Public Library. "[The ceiling opened at the end of the meal and let fall a hail of sugar plums]" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1882 - 1884. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e2-c551-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

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Art and Picture Collection, The New York Public Library. "[The ceiling opened at the end of the meal and let fall a hail of sugar plums]" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed April 21, 2015. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e2-c551-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

APA Format

Art and Picture Collection, The New York Public Library. (1882 - 1884). [The ceiling opened at the end of the meal and let fall a hail of sugar plums] Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e2-c551-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

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[The ceiling opened at the end of the meal and let fall a hail of sugar plums]