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Mid-Manhattan Picture Collection

Music -- regional -- Chinese

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1911
Library locations
Art and Picture Collection
Shelf locator: PC MUSIC-Reg-Ch
Topics
Chinese -- Music
Musical instruments -- China
Sheng (Musical instrument)
Notes
Content : Printed on image: "A Chinese musical instrument, consisting of a set of graduated bamboo tubes, which contain free reeds, inserted on a gourd with a mouthpiece, so that the reeds may be sounded by the breath." "From Carl Engel's 'Musical Instruments'" Includes additional text.

Source note: The Century dictionary and cyclopedia : with a new atlas of the world : a work of general reference in all departments of knowledge. (New York : Century, 1911).
Physical Description
Extent: 1 print : b ; 9.2 x 6.8 cm.
Type of Resource
Still image
Identifiers
Dynix : 1965501
NYPL catalog ID (B-number) : b17931240
Barcode : 33333159450671
UUID: b36d9550-c558-012f-4da6-58d385a7bc34

Item timeline of events

  • 1911: Issued
  • 2014: Digitized
  • 2015: Found by you!
  • 2016

MLA Format

Art and Picture Collection, The New York Public Library. "Sang." The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1911. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e3-33ed-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Chicago/Turabian Format

Art and Picture Collection, The New York Public Library. "Sang." New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed May 24, 2015. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e3-33ed-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

APA Format

Art and Picture Collection, The New York Public Library. (1911). Sang. Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e3-33ed-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Wikipedia Citation

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Sang.