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Décoration du Feu d'Artifice

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Title
Décoration du Feu d'Artifice
Collection

Prints depicting dance

Subjects

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1782
Place: Paris
Library locations
Jerome Robbins Dance Division
Shelf locator: *MGZFH Dec Feu 1
Topics
Dance -- France -- 18th century
Genres
Prints
Notes
Content: Inscribed beneath image: Décoration du Feu d'Artifice, Elevé près l'Hôtel de Ville de Paris, à l'occasion de la Naissance de Monseigneur le Dauphin, par les Ordres et sous la Prevôté de Mr. de Caumartin; et l'Artifice exécuté en présence de Leurs Majestés, le Lundi vingt-un Janvier mil sept cent quatre-vingt-deux.
Physical Description
Engraving
Extent: Engraving, handcolored, 31.5 x 45 cm.
Description
Spectators gathered at an imposing architectural site to witness a celebration of the birth of an heir to the throne. Fire is used as a symbolic element in the ritual.
Type of Resource
Still image
Languages
French
Identifiers
RLIN/OCLC: NYPY906047469-F
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b12169469
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 6645e1d0-2971-0133-570f-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

  • 1782: Issued
  • 2019: Digitized
  • 2019: Found by you!
  • 2020

MLA Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. "Décoration du Feu d'Artifice" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1782. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/46663290-2974-0133-1d52-58d385a7bbd0

Chicago/Turabian Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. "Décoration du Feu d'Artifice" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed October 23, 2019. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/46663290-2974-0133-1d52-58d385a7bbd0

APA Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. (1782). Décoration du Feu d'Artifice Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/46663290-2974-0133-1d52-58d385a7bbd0

Wikipedia Citation

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Décoration du Feu d'Artifice