The New York Public Library is now offering grab-and-go service at 50 locations as part of our gradual reopening. Find a location near you, and learn about our remote resources.

+ o - ^
previous next

View this item elsewhere:

Title
Madlle. Fanny Elssler in La tarentule
Additional title: Tarentule
Names
Fleetwood's Lithography (Printer of plates)
Collection

Prints depicting dance

Theatrical dancers, singly or in pairs

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1840 (Inferred)
Place: New York
Publisher: Firth & Hall
Issuance: single unit
Library locations
Jerome Robbins Dance Division
Shelf locator: *MGZFB Els F Tar 1
Topics
Tarentule (Choreographic work : Elssler after Coralli)
Ballet -- 19th century
Elssler, Fanny, 1810-1884
Genres
Prints
Notes
Content: Music title-page.
Content: Fanny Elssler with back turned toward the spectator, standing on her right foot, left foot raised slightly, head inclined and looking back over right shoulder, arms held overhead playing castanets in La tarentule. Palms, pine trees and ruin of temple on hill form background.
Physical Description
Lithographs
Extent: 29 x 20.2 cm.
Type of Resource
Still image
Identifiers
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b12149098
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 7bc2e080-18c0-0131-3b5f-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

  • 1840: Issued
  • 2019: Digitized
  • 2021: Found by you!
  • 2022

MLA Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. "Madlle. Fanny Elssler in La tarentule" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1840. https://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/2678e780-9d9b-0131-9bb0-58d385a7b928

Chicago/Turabian Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. "Madlle. Fanny Elssler in La tarentule" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed January 21, 2021. https://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/2678e780-9d9b-0131-9bb0-58d385a7b928

APA Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. (1840). Madlle. Fanny Elssler in La tarentule Retrieved from https://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/2678e780-9d9b-0131-9bb0-58d385a7b928

Wikipedia Citation

<ref name=NYPL>{{cite web | url=https://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/2678e780-9d9b-0131-9bb0-58d385a7b928 | title= (still image) Madlle. Fanny Elssler in La tarentule, (1840) |author=Digital Collections, The New York Public Library |accessdate=January 21, 2021 |publisher=The New York Public Library, Astor, Lenox, and Tilden Foundations}}</ref>

Madlle. Fanny Elssler in La tarentule