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Title
Horse ballet
Names
Della Bella, Stefano, 1610-1664 (Engraver)
Collection

Prints depicting dance

Ballet or dance scenes from theatrical works, with or without people in them

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1637 (Questionable)
Place: Firenze
Issuance: single unit
Library locations
Jerome Robbins Dance Division
Shelf locator: *MGZFA-17 Bel S Hor 2
Topics
Horse ballet
Pageants -- Italy -- 17th century
Genres
Prints
Notes
Content: Twenty-four horses and riders. Riders wearing large plumed headpieces.
Content: Possibly for Agniolo Ricci's equestrian pageant of July 15, 1637, presented during festivities in Florence celebrating the marriage of Ferdinand II, grand duke of Tuscany, and Vittoria della Rovere, princess of Urbino.
Content: Lower right: Fo. XIV.
Acquisition: Lillian Moore Collection.
Physical Description
Etchings
Extent: Cropped to: 21 x 31 cm.
Type of Resource
Still image
Identifiers
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b12148240
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 96031ed0-8829-0130-a9cb-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

  • 1610: Creator Born
  • 1637: Issued
  • 1664: Creator Died
  • 2013: Digitized
  • 2020: Found by you!
  • 2021

MLA Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. "Horse ballet" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1637. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/80711090-9b05-0130-ced7-58d385a7bbd0

Chicago/Turabian Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. "Horse ballet" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed September 26, 2020. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/80711090-9b05-0130-ced7-58d385a7bbd0

APA Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. (1637). Horse ballet Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/80711090-9b05-0130-ced7-58d385a7bbd0

Wikipedia Citation

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Horse ballet