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La polkamanie

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La polkamanie
Vernier, Charles (1831-1887) (Lithographer)

Prints depicting dance


Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1844
Place: [Paris]
Publisher: Chez Aubert & Cie. Pl. de la Bourse 29
Library locations
Jerome Robbins Dance Division
Shelf locator: *MGZFD Ver C Pol 1
Polka (Dance)
Social dancing -- 19th century
Content: Caption reads: Jeune homme! . . dites donc, jeune homme! . . vous dansez-là unde danse aussi incoherente qu'incompatible avec les autorités constitutionnelles de votre patrie! Sergent de ville . . . vous m'affligez . . . vous voyez bien que nous polkons! . . .
Content: Lithograph depicts a couple at a public ball, dancing in what appears to be a boisterous manner, their legs kicking to the side. A sergeant bearing a stern expression, taps on the male dancer's shoulder from behind.
Statement of responsibility: Ch. Vernier ; Imp. d'Aubert & Co.
Physical Description
Extent: 1 print : lithograph, b ; 34 X 24 cm.
Type of Resource
Still image
RLIN/OCLC: 174051958
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b16687358
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): cf1e05c0-c6f4-012f-c311-58d385a7bc34
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Item timeline of events

  • 1831: Creator Born
  • 1844: Issued
  • 1887: Creator Died
  • 2013: Digitized
  • 2016: Found by you!
  • 2017

MLA Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. "La polkamanie" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1844. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e4-1094-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Chicago/Turabian Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. "La polkamanie" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed October 26, 2016. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e4-1094-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

APA Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. (1844). La polkamanie Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e4-1094-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Wikipedia Citation

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La polkamanie