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Pierrot: quadrille très facile
Additional title: Soirées parisiennes
Additional title: Les soirées parisiennes
Coindre, Victor, fl. 1838-1860 (Artist)
Le Carpentier, Adolphe-Clair, 1809-1869 (Composer)

Prints depicting dance

Theatrical dancers, singly or in pairs

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1840 - 1849 (Approximate)
Place: Paris
Publisher: Colombier
Library locations
Jerome Robbins Dance Division
Shelf locator: *MGZFX Coi V Pie 1
Pierrot (Fictitious character)
Child dancers
Piano music
Sheet music covers
Statement of responsibility: pour le piano par A. Le Carpentier ; [illustration signed on stone] Victor Coindre.
Caption title.
Numbering: Pl. no. : C. 715.
At upper right: Dédié à Mr. Paul Monnot.
No. 5 of the series Les soirées parisiennes.
Statement of responsibility: Lith. Guillet.
Physical Description
Extent: 1 print : lithograph, b&w ; 25 x 34 cm. + music score (5 p.)
Stamped at top of page: No. 1.
Sheet music cover illustration depicting Pierrot, a character from the commedia dell'arte, seated on a chair, singing and playing a violin. To his left, a group of four little boys, in costumes similar to his, dance in a circle with a little girl. The action takes place in a domestic interior furnished with a curtained bed and a table holding a wine bottle and glass. On the wall are framed pictures, a hat and umbrella, and shelves holding cups, bowls, and other kitchen implements.
Type of Resource
Still image
Notated music
RLIN/OCLC: 825119636
Publisher-assigned music number: C. 715 : Colombier
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b19758925
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): caa575a0-ead2-0133-16ac-00505686a51c
Rights Statement
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Item timeline of events

  • 1838: Creator Born
  • 1840: Issued (Approximate)
  • 1860: Creator Died
  • 2019: Digitized
  • 2024: Found by you!
  • 2025

MLA Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. "Pierrot" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1840 - 1849.

Chicago/Turabian Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. "Pierrot" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed April 18, 2024.

APA Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. (1840 - 1849). Pierrot Retrieved from

Wikipedia Citation

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