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Sposalizio del gobbo nan

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Sposalizio del gobbo nan
Floreani, Giovanni, 1486-1540 (Wood-engraver)

Prints depicting dance


Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1530 - 1539 (Questionable)
Place: Udine?
Library locations
Jerome Robbins Dance Division
Shelf locator: *MGZFD Flo G 1
Dance -- Caricatures and cartoons
Statement of responsibility: Lower center: Gio. flor. for.
Possibly an eighteenth-century engraving after a woodcut book illustration by Giovanni Floreani.
Physical Description
Book illustrations
Extent: Engraving, colored, image with text: 22.5 x 15 cm.
Two scenes from the wedding of the hunchbacked dwarf. Upper illustration: Dwarf, his wife and guests around table; food cooking on a spit, a cat and dog on the floor searching for food. Lower illustration: dwarf dancing with his unattractive wife to the accompaniment of a viola da gamba, bagpipe, lute, tambourine, and flute. She holds her right hand in his, lifting her dress with her left hand.
Type of Resource
Still image
RLIN/OCLC: NYPY737047705-F
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b12148158
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 87b2c060-f8d6-0132-d91c-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

  • 1486: Creator Born
  • 1530: Issued (Approximate)
  • 1540: Creator Died
  • 2019: Digitized
  • 2019: Found by you!
  • 2020

MLA Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. "Sposalizio del gobbo nan" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1530 - 1539. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/534d3840-f8d8-0132-ab89-58d385a7bbd0

Chicago/Turabian Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. "Sposalizio del gobbo nan" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed September 19, 2019. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/534d3840-f8d8-0132-ab89-58d385a7bbd0

APA Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. (1530 - 1539). Sposalizio del gobbo nan Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/534d3840-f8d8-0132-ab89-58d385a7bbd0

Wikipedia Citation

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Sposalizio del gobbo nan