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Title
A ballerina in a folk costume
Collection

Prints depicting dance

Theatrical dancers in groups or more than two but not in a ballet or theatrical dance scene

Eight ballerinas in folk costumes

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1850 - 1859 (Approximate)
Library locations
Jerome Robbins Dance Division
Shelf locator: MGZFY Eig 7
Topics
Ballerinas -- 19th century
Ballet dancers -- 19th century
Genres
Prints
Physical Description
Chromolithographs
Extent: 1 print : chromolithograph, color ; 18 x 11 cm. or smaller.
Description
Female dancer, depicted in an outdoor setting, wearing a rather generic balleticized version of European folk costumes, with a low-cut neckline, tightly corseted waist, and bell-shaped skirt.
Type of Resource
Still image
Identifiers
RLIN/OCLC: 825121948
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b19759017
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): ea394a70-f68c-013b-1165-0242ac110002
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

  • 1850: Issued (Approximate)
  • 2023: Digitized
  • 2023: Found by you!
  • 2024

MLA Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. "A ballerina in a folk costume" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1850 - 1859. https://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/2d073480-81ee-0135-f2a6-2756d82533c8

Chicago/Turabian Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. "A ballerina in a folk costume" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed December 7, 2023. https://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/2d073480-81ee-0135-f2a6-2756d82533c8

APA Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. (1850 - 1859). A ballerina in a folk costume Retrieved from https://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/2d073480-81ee-0135-f2a6-2756d82533c8

Wikipedia Citation

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A ballerina in a folk costume