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[Ballet à la Cour de Suède]

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Title
[Ballet à la Cour de Suède]
Collection

Prints depicting dance

Subjects

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1600 - 1699 (Questionable)
Library locations
Jerome Robbins Dance Division
Shelf locator: *MGZFD Swe 1
Topics
Dance -- Sweden -- 17th century
Musicians
Genres
Prints
Notes
Statement of responsibility: Signed "B" on plate, lower right.
Title derived from auction catalog.
Acquisition: lot #61.
Acquisition: Purchase at auction; Mme. Gilberte Cournand; 1998/02/26;
Physical Description
Engravings
Extent: 1 print : engraving, b&w ; 18 x 28 cm.
Description
Image depicts six dancers in the center of the room, wearing tunics with wreathes on their heads. In front of them stand two men holding spears and one woman holding a bow arrow. Spectators surround the dance floor on three sides: women, wearing gowns with their hair in buns, sit in chairs; men, in brimmed hats, stand in 2 rows behind them. In the foreground musicians play a theorbo, a cello, and a keyboard; singers sing. Candles and torches illuminate the room.
Type of Resource
Still image
Languages
French
Identifiers
RLIN/OCLC: 231635045
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b16855078
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 84117250-07c4-0133-3bb2-58d385a7b928
Rights Statement
The New York Public Library believes that this item is in the public domain under the laws of the United States, but did not make a determination as to its copyright status under the copyright laws of other countries. This item may not be in the public domain under the laws of other countries. Though not required, if you want to credit us as the source, please use the following statement, "From The New York Public Library," and provide a link back to the item on our Digital Collections site. Doing so helps us track how our collection is used and helps justify freely releasing even more content in the future.

Item timeline of events

  • 1600: Issued (Approximate)
  • 2019: Digitized
  • 2019: Found by you!
  • 2020

MLA Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. "[Ballet à la Cour de Suède]" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1600 - 1699. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/247793a0-07c7-0133-a2e1-58d385a7b928

Chicago/Turabian Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. "[Ballet à la Cour de Suède]" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed September 23, 2019. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/247793a0-07c7-0133-a2e1-58d385a7b928

APA Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. (1600 - 1699). [Ballet à la Cour de Suède] Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/247793a0-07c7-0133-a2e1-58d385a7b928

Wikipedia Citation

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[Ballet à la Cour de Suède]