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Bonfanti, Maria, 1847-1921 Photographic albums

Collection Data

The albums contain photographs, carte-da-visite photographs, and postcards, and include portraits and publicity photographs of the ballerina as well as numerous photographs of members of her family and of her husband George Hoffman, an American businessman. Also included are postcard views and photographs of Milan and other Italian cities.
Bonfanti, Maria, 1847-1921 (Collector)
Dates / Origin
Date Created: 1860 - 1914 (Approximate)
Library locations
Jerome Robbins Dance Division
Shelf locator: *MGZEB 86-58
Bonfanti, Maria, 1847-1921
Dancers -- 19th century
Bibliography: Bonfanti, an Italian ballerina, came to the United States in 1866.
Physical Description
Photograph albums
Extent: 2 v. ; 31 cm.
Originally in 3 albums which have been consolidated into two vols.
Type of Resource
Still image
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b12172443
RLIN/OCLC: NYPY926052109-F
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 120d5700-bc71-0132-ca35-58d385a7bbd0
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