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Title
Stage décor for unidentified production
Names
Sanquirico, Alessandro, 1777-1849 (Associated name)
Collection

Prints depicting dance

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

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1800 - 1899 (Questionable)
Library locations
Jerome Robbins Dance Division
Shelf locator: *MGZFA Sta 1
Topics
Set designs -- 19th century
Genres
Prints
Notes
Set design, in the style of Alessandro Sanquirico depicts proscenium flanked by marble pillars. The stage décor consists of rocky, forest scenery with a waterfall and clouds in the foreground. Figures cavort: dancing, playing instruments, and lying in the clouds. Some figures are dark-skinned. Cupids carry garlands as they fly. Small banner with Greek letters at center.
Acquisition: lot #3.
Acquisition: Purchase at auction; Mme. Gilberte Cournand; 1998/02/26;
Physical Description
Aquatints
Extent: 18 x 23 cm., on sheet 25 x 28 cm.
With hand coloring.
Type of Resource
Still image
Identifiers
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b16855083
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 1e202fb0-cbba-0130-9524-58d385a7b928
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

  • 1777: Creator Born
  • 1800: Issued (Approximate)
  • 1849: Creator Died
  • 2019: Digitized
  • 2020: Found by you!
  • 2021

MLA Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. "Stage décor for unidentified production" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1800 - 1899. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/80993c80-d12d-0130-fe40-58d385a7b928

Chicago/Turabian Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. "Stage décor for unidentified production" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed July 6, 2020. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/80993c80-d12d-0130-fe40-58d385a7b928

APA Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. (1800 - 1899). Stage décor for unidentified production Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/80993c80-d12d-0130-fe40-58d385a7b928

Wikipedia Citation

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Stage décor for unidentified production