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Title
Ballroom dancing
Names
Elfinger, Anton, 1821-1864 (Artist)
Sürch, Joseph, 1811-1877 (Engraver)
Packer, Thomas, fl. 1855 (Lithographer)
Montzaigle, Edgardo de (Artist)
Stannard & Dixon (Lithographer)
Collection

Prints depicting dance

Subjects

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1820 - 1898 (Questionable)
Table of Contents
[Man in military uniform dancing with two women, 182-?] -- A nice man. Costume de bal, ball dresses [man dancing with two women, 182-?] -- Le danger de la valse [man and woman dancing in an outdoor setting, surrounded by spectators, 183-?] -- Die Überraschung auf dem eleganten Hausballer einer sogenannten "verschämten Armen." Bilder-Beilage zur Wiener allgemeinen Zeitung, no. 7; Wien, Bureau der Wiener allgm. Zeitung, [184-?] / Cajetan del. [artist], J. Sürch sc. [engraver] -- [Woman and man in fancy dress, bowing to each other; possibly a music cover] / Stannard & Dixon, T. Packer lith. -- Un giro di Boston; L'Illustrazione italiana [1898] / quadro di Edgardo de Montzaigle, [signed on matrix:] de Montzaigle.
Library locations
Jerome Robbins Dance Division
Shelf locator: *MGZFD Bal 9-14
Topics
Ballroom dancing -- 19th century
Genres
Prints
Notes
Acquisition: Die Überraschung auf dem eleganten Hausballer Gift; Lillian Moore.
Physical Description
Engravings
Etchings
Lithographs
Extent: 5 prints : etching, engraving, b&w or col. ; 31 x 22 cm. or smaller.
Extent: 1 print : lithograph, col. ; 32 x 24 cm.
Description
Representations of ballroom dancing or dancers in 19th century prints.
Type of Resource
Still image
Languages
English
French
German
Italian
Identifiers
RLIN/OCLC: 773039664
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b19521162
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 08a07d30-f27b-0132-73b1-58d385a7b928
Rights Statement
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Item timeline of events

  • 1820: Issued (Approximate)
  • 1821: Creator Born
  • 1864: Creator Died
  • 2019: Digitized
  • 2019: Found by you!
  • 2020

MLA Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. "Ballroom dancing" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1820 - 1898. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/c66c5730-f27d-0132-4979-58d385a7b928

Chicago/Turabian Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. "Ballroom dancing" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed December 13, 2019. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/c66c5730-f27d-0132-4979-58d385a7b928

APA Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. (1820 - 1898). Ballroom dancing Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/c66c5730-f27d-0132-4979-58d385a7b928

Wikipedia Citation

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Ballroom dancing