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Title
Acrobatic dancers in human pyramids
Additional title: Gara delle quattro stagioni
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: 1652 (Inferred)
Place: Modena
Issuance: single unit
Library locations
Jerome Robbins Dance Division
Shelf locator: *MGZFA-17 Bel S Gar 1
Topics
Sports tournaments -- Italy -- Modena
Pageants -- Italy
17th century
Gara delle quattro stagioni [1652] (Choreographic work)
Genres
Prints
Notes
Content: Five groups of dancers holding torches and forming human pyramids. One of 14 pieces from La gara delle quattro stagioni, The competition of the seasons, an equestrian tournament presented in Modena for the visit of the Archdukes Ferdinand Charles and Sigismund Francis and the Archduchess Anne of Tuscany.-Cf. MDDF Vesme, A. de. Le peintre-graveur italien. no. 64.
Statement of responsibility: Written on etching in lower left corner: SDBella f.
Physical Description
Etchings
Extent: 31.7 x 22.9 cm.
Type of Resource
Still image
Identifiers
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b12148526
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 9565b760-8829-0130-15ca-58d385a7bbd0
Rights Statement
The copyright and related rights status of this item has been reviewed by The New York Public Library, but we were unable to make a conclusive determination as to the copyright status of the item. You are free to use this Item in any way that is permitted by the copyright and related rights legislation that applies to your use.

Item timeline of events

  • 1610: Creator Born
  • 1652: Issued
  • 1664: Creator Died
  • 2013: Digitized
  • 2022: Found by you!
  • 2023

MLA Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. "Acrobatic dancers in human pyramids" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1652. https://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/9565b760-8829-0130-15ca-58d385a7bbd0

Chicago/Turabian Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. "Acrobatic dancers in human pyramids" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed December 8, 2022. https://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/9565b760-8829-0130-15ca-58d385a7bbd0

APA Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. (1652). Acrobatic dancers in human pyramids Retrieved from https://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/9565b760-8829-0130-15ca-58d385a7bbd0

Wikipedia Citation

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Acrobatic dancers in human pyramids