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Jacob Graf Durazzo
Schmutzer, Jakob Mathias, 1733-1811 (Engraver)
Meytens, Martin van, 1695-1770 (Artist)
Wagner, Joseph, 1706-1780 (Engraver)
Paulussen, Richard (Engraver)
Gesellschaft für Vervielfältigende Kunst (Vienna, Austria) (Publisher)

Prints depicting dance

Theatrical dancers, singly or in pairs

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1870 - 1879 (Approximate)
Place: Wien
Publisher: Gesellschaft f. vervielf. Kunst
Library locations
Jerome Robbins Dance Division
Shelf locator: *MGZFX Sch J Dur 1
Durazzo, Giacomo, 1717-1794
Statement of responsibility: M. van Meytens pxt. ; Schmutzer und Wagner sct. ; photogravure R. Paulussen, Wien.
Content: On pedestal: Le C[omte] Jacques Durazzo, ambassadeur imperial a Venise en MDCCLXV.
Statement of responsibility: Druck & Verlag der Gesellschaft f. vervielf. Kunst in Wien.
Acquisition: Gift; Walter Toscanini, 1970.
Biographical/historical: Among his many achievements, Count Giacomo Durazzo was appointed director of the imperial theatres in Vienna in 1754. He fostered Christoph Willibald Gluck's reforms of the Italian opera.
Physical Description
Photomechanical prints
Extent: 1 photomechanical print : photogravure, b&w ;41 x 31 cm., plate mark 34 x 24 cm.
Reproduction of an engraving. Half-length portrait of Count Giacomo Durazzo, an eighteenth-century diplomat, collector, and patron of the arts. He is seen with his right hand resting on a portfolio, his left gesturing towards a bookcase in the background.
Type of Resource
Still image
RLIN/OCLC: 825770190
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b19760315
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 92f28240-0104-0135-b116-0f648f2b9598
Rights Statement
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Item timeline of events

  • 1733: Creator Born
  • 1811: Creator Died
  • 1870: Issued (Approximate)
  • 2018: Digitized
  • 2019: Found by you!
  • 2020

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Jacob Graf Durazzo