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Mlle. Sallé.
Lancret, Nicolas, 1690-1743 (Artist)
Dance Committee Purchase Fund (Donor)
L'Armessin, Nicolas de, 1684-1753 (Engraver)

Prints depicting dance

Theatrical dancers, singly or in pairs

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1730 - 1740 (Approximate)
Place: Paris
Publisher: N. Delarmessin
Library locations
Jerome Robbins Dance Division
Shelf locator: *MGZFF Sal M U 1
Sallé, Marie, d. 1756
Ballet -- 18th century
Statement of responsibility: After a painting, now lost, by Nicolas Lancret.
Content: Description: Sallé to front, feet in fourth position, arms à la seconde, elaborate ankle-length gown. Background left, trio of women dancing. Background right, four boys playing woodwind instruments in front of the Temple of Diana, heavy foliage. Inscriptions in French and English.
Funding: Purchased with funds from the Committee for the Jerome Robbins Dance Division.
Physical Description
Extent: 45 x 55 cm.
Type of Resource
Still image
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b12145893
Other local Identifier: NYPY737011572-F
Other local Identifier: oi_[ps_dan_974]
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 6562a710-7d29-0130-71e6-58d385a7bbd0
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

  • 1690: Creator Born
  • 1730: Issued (Approximate)
  • 1743: Creator Died
  • 2014: Digitized
  • 2020: Found by you!
  • 2021

MLA Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. "Mlle. Sallé." The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1730 - 1740. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/25df9ef0-7de4-0130-2d76-58d385a7b928

Chicago/Turabian Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. "Mlle. Sallé." New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed July 15, 2020. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/25df9ef0-7de4-0130-2d76-58d385a7b928

APA Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. (1730 - 1740). Mlle. Sallé. Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/25df9ef0-7de4-0130-2d76-58d385a7b928

Wikipedia Citation

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Mlle. Sallé.