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Mde. Hilligsberg in the ballet of Ken-si & Tao, performed for her Benefit the 14th of May 1801.

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Title
Mde. Hilligsberg in the ballet of Ken-si & Tao, performed for her Benefit the 14th of May 1801.
Additional title: Ken-si and Tao.
Names
Hilligsberg, Janet, active 1787-1803 (Dancer)
Condé, Pierre
Janvry, H. de, active 1794-1800
Collection

Prints depicting dance

Theatrical dancers, singly or in pairs

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1801
Place: London
Publisher: Thompson
Issuance: single unit
Library locations
Jerome Robbins Dance Division
Shelf locator: *MGZFB Hil J Ken 2
Topics
Ken-si and Tao (Choreographic work : Didelot)
Prints (Graphic arts) -- Ballet -- 19th century
Ballet
Genres
Prints
Notes
Engraving by Pierre Condé after H. de Janvry.
Content: Full-length to the left, facing front, left leg extended to the right, holding scarf; wearing calf-length dress, long drawers.
Background and pose based on John Condé's 1793 engraving of Mme. Hilligsberg in Le jaloux puni, *MGZFB Hil J Jal 1.
A preliminary proof of *MGZFB Hil J Ken 1; pagoda lacking from background right.
Physical Description
Stipple engraving, printed in green ink, sepia highlights, oval,
Extent: Image 21.3 x 17.2 cm.
Type of Resource
Still image
Identifiers
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b12147681
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 6177cc00-18c3-0131-1291-58d385a7bbd0
Rights Statement
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Item timeline of events

  • 1801: Issued
  • 2019: Digitized
  • 2019: Found by you!
  • 2020

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Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. "Mde. Hilligsberg in the ballet of Ken-si & Tao, performed for her Benefit the 14th of May 1801." The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1801. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/0d44b800-b6db-0132-ee41-58d385a7bbd0

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Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. "Mde. Hilligsberg in the ballet of Ken-si & Tao, performed for her Benefit the 14th of May 1801." New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed September 15, 2019. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/0d44b800-b6db-0132-ee41-58d385a7bbd0

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Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. (1801). Mde. Hilligsberg in the ballet of Ken-si & Tao, performed for her Benefit the 14th of May 1801. Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/0d44b800-b6db-0132-ee41-58d385a7bbd0

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Mde. Hilligsberg in the ballet of Ken-si & Tao, performed for her Benefit the 14th of May 1801.