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La grande défaicte des hannetons, faicte, par la grace de Dieu, sur un branle nouveau.

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Names
Wattier, Edouard (1793-1871) (Artist)
Collection

Mid-Manhattan Picture Collection

Music -- Illustrations

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1846
Library locations
Art and Picture Collection
Shelf locator: PC MUSIC-Ill
Topics
Beetles
Pest control
Insect pests
Peasants -- France -- 1500-1599
Folk songs
Folk dancing -- France
Genres
Periodical illustrations
Notes
Source identifier : PIT (Hades Legacy Identifier / Struc ID)

Content : Printed at bottom right: "Best, Leloir, Hotelin, Regnier." [Engravers?]

Content: The illustration shows French peasants using farm tools and weapons to clear off an infestation of chafers (May bugs), which, like cicadas, appear in great numbers every few years. The words are sung to a French dance tune and commemorate the defeat of the ravenous insects who tried to devour the local vineyards.
Physical Description
Form: Wood engravings ( Library of Congress Thesaurus for Graphic Materials )
Extent: 26.3 x 17 cm.
Type of Resource
Still image
Identifiers
Dynix : 1965483
NYPL catalog ID (B-number) : b17931218
Barcode : 33333159455688
UUID: 1e6a1d90-c558-012f-d9e9-58d385a7bc34

Item timeline of events

  • 1793: Creator Born
  • 1846: Issued
  • 1871: Creator Died
  • 2014: Digitized
  • 2015: Found by you!
  • 2016

MLA Format

Art and Picture Collection, The New York Public Library. "La grande défaicte des hannetons, faicte, par la grace de Dieu, sur un branle nouveau." The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1846. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e3-3a2e-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Chicago/Turabian Format

Art and Picture Collection, The New York Public Library. "La grande défaicte des hannetons, faicte, par la grace de Dieu, sur un branle nouveau." New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed July 5, 2015. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e3-3a2e-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

APA Format

Art and Picture Collection, The New York Public Library. (1846). La grande défaicte des hannetons, faicte, par la grace de Dieu, sur un branle nouveau. Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e3-3a2e-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Wikipedia Citation

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La grande défaicte des hannetons, faicte, par la grace de Dieu, sur un branle nouveau.