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Title
[Basse danse]
Names
Schedel, Hartmann, 1440-1514 (Writer of accompanying material)
Pleydenwurff, Wilhelm, d. 1494 (Illustrator)
Wolgemut, Michael, 1434-1519 (Illustrator)
Koberger, Anton, ca. 1440-1513 (Publisher)
Collection

Prints depicting dance

Subjects

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1493
Place: Nuremberg
Publisher: Anton Koberger
Library locations
Jerome Robbins Dance Division
Shelf locator: *MGZFD Bas 1
Topics
Basse danse (Dance)
Dance -- Germany -- 15th century
Musicians
Family trees
Genres
Prints
Notes
Source note: Page from Hartmann Schedel's Liber Chronicarum Mundi, which was illustrated mainly by Michael Wolgemut and Wilhelm Pleydenwurf. Vignette, surrounded on three sides by Latin text, depicting four couples performing a basse danse to a flute and drum accompaniment; outdoor setting.
Reproduction: Reproduced in Mabel Dolmetsch, Dances of England and France from 1450 to 1600, 1949, opp. p. 64.
Physical Description
Woodcuts
Extent: Woodcut within line border, 12 x 15.5 cm. (on sheet 41.4 x 29.5 cm.).
Type of Resource
Still image
Languages
German, Middle High (ca.1050-1500)
Identifiers
RLIN/OCLC: NYPY847006081-F
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b12160076
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): e26f6ea0-f284-0132-2106-58d385a7b928
Rights Statement
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Item timeline of events

  • 1440: Creator Born
  • 1493: Issued
  • 1514: Creator Died
  • 2019: Digitized
  • 2019: Found by you!
  • 2020

MLA Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. "[Basse danse]" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1493. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/8f6ac280-f285-0132-c19a-58d385a7b928

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Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. "[Basse danse]" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed September 16, 2019. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/8f6ac280-f285-0132-c19a-58d385a7b928

APA Format

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[Basse danse]