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Title
Talestri, Regina delle Amazoni: Set: "Veduta"
Names
Bibiena, Carlo Galli, 1728-ca. 1778 (Set designer)
Collection

Music Division Set and costume design collection

Talestri, Regina delle Amazoni: unidentified production, ca. 1775

Dates / Origin
Date Created: 1775 - 1800 (Approximate)
Library locations
Music Division
Shelf locator: 70-B
Topics
Maria Antonia Walpurgis, Electress, consort of Friedrich Christian, Elector of Saxony, 1724-1780. Talestri, regina delle amazzoni
Genres
Drawings
Design drawings
Set design drawings
Notes
Acquisition: Purchased from Jim Goodfriend
Content: Design date on accompanying materials reads 1755, but opera was not composed until 1760
Physical Description
Extent: Etching on laid paper 6 x 9 in.
Description
Turbaned character and lion, seen on street passing from garden with tents to buildings in background; impression is distinctly crooked; Nagler Kunstlerlexicon (iv-571) mentions scenes by this designer from an opera he calls "La Regina delle Amazoni"
Type of Resource
Still image
Identifiers
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 4b45d180-c599-012f-5cf0-58d385a7bc34
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

  • 1728: Creator Born
  • 1775: Created (Approximate)
  • 1778: Creator Died
  • 2019: Digitized
  • 2020: Found by you!
  • 2021

MLA Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. "Talestri, Regina delle Amazoni" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1775 - 1800. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e3-86b6-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Chicago/Turabian Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. "Talestri, Regina delle Amazoni" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed April 8, 2020. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e3-86b6-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

APA Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. (1775 - 1800). Talestri, Regina delle Amazoni Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e3-86b6-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Wikipedia Citation

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Talestri, Regina delle Amazoni