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Title
Arlequin - Rich, 1753
Collection

Prints depicting dance

Theatrical dancers, singly or in pairs

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1753 (Questionable)
Place: n.p
Library locations
Jerome Robbins Dance Division
Shelf locator: *MGZFB Ric J Har 1
Topics
Rich, John, 1682?-1761
Commedia dell'arte
Harlequin (Fictitious character)
Genres
Prints
Notes
Citation/reference: After an unsigned 1753 watercolor, now in the Garrick Club, London.
Content: Harlequin costume for John Rich.
Citation/reference: Cf. *MGT Kirstein. Movement and metaphor. p. 25.
Physical Description
Engravings
Extent: 25.4 x 20.8 cm.
Description
Full-length facing to left, looking over left shoulder to the right. Standing on right leg in relévé, left leg kicking across front to his right, right arm raised for hand to touch cap, holding swagger-stick in left hand close to waist. Costume includes criss-crossed tights and doublet with small buttons on the front, soft flat hat.
Type of Resource
Still image
Identifiers
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b12149006
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 2d45b1b0-18c7-0131-2530-58d385a7bbd0
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

  • 1753: Issued
  • 2019: Digitized
  • 2021: Found by you!
  • 2022

MLA Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. "Arlequin - Rich, 1753" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1753. https://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/9d984de0-d7d5-0132-b23e-58d385a7b928

Chicago/Turabian Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. "Arlequin - Rich, 1753" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed July 28, 2021. https://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/9d984de0-d7d5-0132-b23e-58d385a7b928

APA Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. (1753). Arlequin - Rich, 1753 Retrieved from https://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/9d984de0-d7d5-0132-b23e-58d385a7b928

Wikipedia Citation

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Arlequin - Rich, 1753