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Madam Celeste as the dumb Arab boy in The siege of Constantine

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Title
Madam Celeste as the dumb Arab boy in The siege of Constantine
Additional title: Siege of Constantine
Additional title: The child of the wreck
Names
J. Fairburn (Firm) (Publisher)
Collection

Prints depicting dance

Theatrical dancers, singly or in pairs

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1838-01-15
Place: London
Publisher: pub. by J. Fairburn
Library locations
Jerome Robbins Dance Division
Shelf locator: *MGZFB Cel Sie 1
Topics
Celeste, Madame (Céline), 1814-1882
Genres
Prints
Notes
Biographical/historical: Mme. Celeste, possibly in the role of Maurice, a dumb boy, in James Robinson Planché's play The child of the wreck, premiered by Celeste at the Theatre Royal, Drury Lane, in October, 1837.
Content: To right, looking left, holding bow and arrow in right hand, left arm raised; setting suggesting an Arabian throne room.
Physical Description
Engravings
Extent: 21.9 x 18.4 cm.
Type of Resource
Still image
Identifiers
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b12147552
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): a85ccdf0-14d3-0131-4f02-58d385a7b928
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

  • 1838: Issued
  • 2019: Digitized
  • 2022: Found by you!
  • 2023

MLA Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. "Madam Celeste as the dumb Arab boy in The siege of Constantine" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1838-01-15. https://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/c9122840-294d-0131-8c9b-58d385a7b928

Chicago/Turabian Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. "Madam Celeste as the dumb Arab boy in The siege of Constantine" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed May 19, 2022. https://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/c9122840-294d-0131-8c9b-58d385a7b928

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Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. (1838-01-15). Madam Celeste as the dumb Arab boy in The siege of Constantine Retrieved from https://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/c9122840-294d-0131-8c9b-58d385a7b928

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Madam Celeste as the dumb Arab boy in The siege of Constantine