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Title
Nancy Dawson.
Names
Dawson, Nancy
Sayer, Robert, 1725-1794
Collection

Prints depicting dance

Theatrical dancers, singly or in pairs

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1762 (Approximate)
Place: London
Publisher: printed for & sold by Rob't Sayer
Library locations
Jerome Robbins Dance Division
Shelf locator: *MGZFB Daw N Hor 1
Topics
Hornpipe (Dance)
Dance -- England -- 18th century
Prints (Graphic arts) -- 18th century
Genres
Prints
Notes
Unsigned engraving depicting Nancy Dawson dancing the hornpipe: Dawson full length to front, left arm fully extended to side, right hand at waist. Two small figures in background: a man playing a large stringed instrument and a woman dancing in the opposite corner.
Four verses below, beginning "Come all ye Bucks & Bloods so gim ..."
Physical Description
Engraving,
Extent: Plate mark 35.5 x 25 cm.
Type of Resource
Still image
Identifiers
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b12160092
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): a7550dc0-14d4-0131-ee31-58d385a7b928
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

  • 1762: Issued
  • 2019: Digitized
  • 2019: Found by you!
  • 2020

MLA Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. "Nancy Dawson." The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1762. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/49d8b010-3448-0131-1b38-58d385a7b928

Chicago/Turabian Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. "Nancy Dawson." New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed September 23, 2019. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/49d8b010-3448-0131-1b38-58d385a7b928

APA Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. (1762). Nancy Dawson. Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/49d8b010-3448-0131-1b38-58d385a7b928

Wikipedia Citation

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Nancy Dawson.