Vienna 1814

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Vienna 1814
Additional title: Vienna - 1814 (Choreographic work : Massine)
Massine, Leonide, 1896-1979 (Choreographer)
Jessen, Victor (Cinematographer)
Chaney, Stewart (Scenarist)
Chaney, Stewart (Costume designer)
Ballet Russe de Monte Carlo (Performer)

Victor Jessen Video Archive

Dates / Origin
Date Created: 1948 - 1959
Library locations
Jerome Robbins Dance Division
Shelf locator: *MGZIDF 1713
Jessen, Victor
Filmed dance
Filmed performances
Statement of responsibility: choreography, Fedorova after Petipa ; music by [Peter Ilich] Tchaichowsky and [Carl Maria von] Weber ; [performed by Ballet Russe de Monte Carlo].
Content: Credits partially from book entitled, Without permission by Victor Jessen ; additional credits from the Dance Division's *MGTY Supplement to complete book of ballets by Cyril W. Beaumont.
Creation/production credits: Filmmaker, Victor Jessen.
Creation/production credits: Choreography by Leonide Massine; incorrectly listed as Fedorova in title credits.
Creation/production credits: Scenery and costumes, Stewart Chaney.
Performers: Dancers: Ballet Russe de Monte Carlo.
Funding: Transferred from film and cataloged with funds provided by the Gladys Krieble Delmas Foundation.
System details: Incomplete work; sometimes brief segments overlap with repeated sections from different camera location.
Biographical/historical: Premiered on Oct. 14, 1940 at the Fifty-First St. Theatre, New York.
Biographical/historical: This film was pieced together by the filmmaker Victor Jessen from multiple performances filmed from various camera angles throughout the theater.
Physical Description
Extent: 1 videocassette (Digital Betacam) (6 min.) : silent, black and white ; 1/2 in.
Type of Resource
Moving image
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b18147627
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 25f2cd50-f879-0130-1af9-3c075448cc4b
Rights Statement
The copyright and related rights status of this item has been reviewed by The New York Public Library, but we were unable to make a conclusive determination as to the copyright status of the item. You are free to use this Item in any way that is permitted by the copyright and related rights legislation that applies to your use.

Item timeline of events

  • 1896: Creator Born
  • 1948: Created (Approximate)
  • 1979: Creator Died
  • 2018: Digitized
  • 2023: Found by you!
  • 2024

MLA Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. "Vienna 1814" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1948 - 1959.

Chicago/Turabian Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. "Vienna 1814" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed December 8, 2023.

APA Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. (1948 - 1959). Vienna 1814 Retrieved from

Wikipedia Citation

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Vienna 1814