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Quadrilles, La Finale.

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Quadrilles, La Finale.
Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1829 (approximate)
Place Term: London
Publisher: "Published by Thomas McLean, 26, Haymarket"
Library locations
Jerome Robbins Dance Division
Shelf locator: *MGZFD Qua 8
Hairdressing -- 1800-1899
Dance -- Caricatures and cartoons
Content : Caricature (cropped) primarily satirizing the hair styles of the day. Two couples performing a quadrille figure. The dancers are leaning back, their weight on their left foot; their right hand is extended toward their respective partner. The women are wearing towering coiffeures bedecked with flowers and bows.

Content : Four lines of verse by Milton: Sport, that wrinkled care derides/Fashion's showing off besides/Come and trip it as you go/On the light fantastick toe.

Citation/reference: TL 07.05.022
Physical Description
Extent: Print : etching, approx. 8.07 x 13 in.
Type of Resource
Still image
NYPL catalog ID (B-number) : b12160074
UUID: a53f5aa0-c554-012f-e428-58d385a7bc34
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Item timeline of events

  • 1829: Issued
  • 2013: Digitized
  • 2015: Found by you!
  • 2016

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Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. "Quadrilles, La Finale." The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1829. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e4-5f32-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Chicago/Turabian Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. "Quadrilles, La Finale." New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed November 29, 2015. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e4-5f32-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

APA Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. (1829). Quadrilles, La Finale. Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e4-5f32-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

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Quadrilles, La Finale.