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Le conservatoire de la danse moderne: charges parisiennes

Collection Data

Caricatures of the most popular Parisian dances of the period, including the polka and cancan. Captions in French.
Sarcus, Charles Marie de, b. 1821 (Illustrator)
Aubert (Firm) (Printer of plates)
Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1845
Place: Paris
Publisher: A. de Vresse
Library locations
Jerome Robbins Dance Division
Shelf locator: *MGZFV 79-3930
Dance -- Caricatures and cartoons
Social dancing -- 19th century
Content: Title page wanting; title from Hiler, Bibliography of costume. 1939.
Citation/reference: Lipperheide 3105.
Content: Title on cover: Conservatoire de danse moderne.
Acquisition: Lincoln Kirstein Collection Donor note
Content: 12 hand-colored lithographs of which nos. 7-12 are signed with the artist's pseudonym, Quillenbois. Printed Chez Aubert & Cie.
Physical Description
Extent: 1 v. (12 col. plates) 35 cm.
Type of Resource
Still image
RLIN/OCLC: NYPY807018090-F
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b12158568
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 9276c2b0-c605-012f-eba9-58d385a7bc34
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