Dire-- que dans mon temps, moi aussi, j'ai été une brillante Espagnole-- maintenant je n'ai plus d'espagnol que les castagnettes!-- c'est bien sec!

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Title
Dire-- que dans mon temps, moi aussi, j'ai été une brillante Espagnole-- maintenant je n'ai plus d'espagnol que les castagnettes!-- c'est bien sec!
Additional title: Le Charivari
Additional title: Croquis dramatiques
Names
Daumier, Honoré, 1808-1879 (Lithographer)
Collection

Prints depicting dance

Subjects

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1857
Place: Paris
Library locations
Jerome Robbins Dance Division
Shelf locator: *MGZFD Dau H Dir 1
Topics
Dancers -- France -- 19th century
Dancers -- Caricatures and cartoons
Castanets
Genres
Prints
Notes
Series caption title: Croquis dramatiques.
Acquisition: Purchase; Craig Flinner Gallery, Baltimore, 1993.
Biographical/historical: Honoré Daumier, the French lithographer, draftsman, and painter, was known for his scathing social commentary. He contributed many caricatures and cartoons to Le Charivari.
Biographical/historical: Le Charivari, an illustrated newspaper, was published in Paris from 1833 to 1937. Though its original aim was political commentary, it turned to more generalized satire after an official ban on political caricature.
Physical Description
Periodical illustrations
Extent: 1 print : lithograph, b&w ; 25 x 36 cm.
Description
Cartoon published in the French satirical periodical Le Charivari. It depicts an elderly woman standing in the wings of a theatre, wistfully watching a female dancer onstage performing a Spanish dance, her hands curved as if holding castanets.
Type of Resource
Still image
Languages
French
Identifiers
RLIN/OCLC: 759597043
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b19378346
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 4d899670-f80f-0132-ca55-58d385a7bbd0
Rights Statement
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Item timeline of events

  • 1808: Creator Born
  • 1857: Issued
  • 1879: Creator Died
  • 2019: Digitized
  • 2019: Found by you!
  • 2020

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Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. "Dire-- que dans mon temps, moi aussi, j'ai été une brillante Espagnole-- maintenant je n'ai plus d'espagnol que les castagnettes!-- c'est bien sec!" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1857. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/0ec5c280-f812-0132-5a54-58d385a7bbd0

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Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. "Dire-- que dans mon temps, moi aussi, j'ai été une brillante Espagnole-- maintenant je n'ai plus d'espagnol que les castagnettes!-- c'est bien sec!" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed October 19, 2019. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/0ec5c280-f812-0132-5a54-58d385a7bbd0

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Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. (1857). Dire-- que dans mon temps, moi aussi, j'ai été une brillante Espagnole-- maintenant je n'ai plus d'espagnol que les castagnettes!-- c'est bien sec! Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/0ec5c280-f812-0132-5a54-58d385a7bbd0

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Dire-- que dans mon temps, moi aussi, j'ai été une brillante Espagnole-- maintenant je n'ai plus d'espagnol que les castagnettes!-- c'est bien sec!