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Adelheid von Frankreich: grosses Ballet von Henry, (die berühmte Kerkerscene)

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Title
Adelheid von Frankreich: grosses Ballet von Henry, (die berühmte Kerkerscene)
Names
Geiger, Andreas, 1765-1856 (Engraver)
Schoeller, Johann Christian, 1782-1851 (Artist)
Henry, Louis, 1766-1836 (Choreographer)
Collection

Prints depicting dance

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

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1831 (Questionable)
Place: Wien
Library locations
Jerome Robbins Dance Division
Shelf locator: *MGZFA Gei A Ade 1
Topics
Adelaide di Francia (Choreographic work : Henry)
Ballet -- Austria -- 19th century
Genres
Prints
Notes
Statement of responsibility: Schoeller del., And. Geiger sc.
Source note: Gallerie interessanter und drolliger Scenen, 5't Jahrgang, no. 4.
Physical Description
Engraving
Extent: 22.2 x 27.5 cm.
Colored, plate mark.
Description
A moment from Act II of a Viennese production of Louis Henry's ballet Adelaide di Francia. The scene depicts a prison in Pavia in the tenth century. Adelaide, widow of Lottario, king of Italy, and the youthful envoy of Ottone I, emperor of Germany, are being rescued from the tower in which they were incarcerated. A guard and the jailer, still faithful to their queen, overpower three sleeping guards.
Type of Resource
Still image
Languages
German
Identifiers
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b12152250
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 7da671b0-8829-0130-8f06-58d385a7bbd0
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

  • 1765: Creator Born
  • 1831: Issued
  • 1856: Creator Died
  • 2013: Digitized
  • 2019: Found by you!
  • 2020

MLA Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. "Adelheid von Frankreich" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1831. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/976555e0-bf43-0130-49ab-58d385a7bbd0

Chicago/Turabian Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. "Adelheid von Frankreich" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed July 19, 2019. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/976555e0-bf43-0130-49ab-58d385a7bbd0

APA Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. (1831). Adelheid von Frankreich Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/976555e0-bf43-0130-49ab-58d385a7bbd0

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Adelheid von Frankreich