Rigl Sisters

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Rigl Sisters
Additional title: Posed in a supported pas de deux position, and in a lift.
Sarony, Otto (Photographer)

New York (City) Museum of Modern Art photographs

Collection of carte de visite and cabinet card photographs

Dates / Origin
Date Created: 1866 (Approximate)
Place: New York
Library locations
Jerome Robbins Dance Division
Shelf locator: *MGZEB (New York (City). Museum of Modern Art. Collection of carte de visite photographs)
Shelf locator: *MGZEB (Museum of Modern Art. Carte de visite photographs, no. 327-328)
Rigl, Emily
Variety dancing -- United States
Content: Rigl, Sisters: Betty and Emily (actress), 1866, Sept. 12, New York, Niblo's G[arden]"--Hand-written on label on verso.
Content: National Endowment for the Arts Millennium Project.
Ownership: Lincoln Kirstein Collection.
Content: Treasures of the American Performing Arts, 1875-1923
Statement of responsibility: photographs by Sarony.
Physical Description
Extent: 2 cabinet photographs : albumen ; each 6 1/2 x 4 1/2 in., mounted on boards 11 x 9 1/4 in.
Type of Resource
Still image
RLIN/OCLC: NYPY710459517-F
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b12144860
RLIN/OCLC: NYPY757012629-F
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b12153166
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): d3da4290-c6ce-012f-1ba7-58d385a7bc34
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Item timeline of events

  • 1866: Created
  • 2014: Digitized
  • 2017: Found by you!
  • 2018

MLA Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. "Rigl Sisters" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1866. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e2-9f58-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Chicago/Turabian Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. "Rigl Sisters" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed March 1, 2017. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e2-9f58-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

APA Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. (1866). Rigl Sisters Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e2-9f58-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Wikipedia Citation

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Rigl Sisters