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The cotillion dance

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Title
The cotillion dance
Names
Caldwall, James, 1739-1819 (Engraver)
Sayer, Robert, 1725-1794 (Publisher)
Collet, John, 1725?-1780 (Artist)
Collection

Prints depicting dance

Subjects

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1771
Place: London
Publisher: printed for Rob't Sayer, no. 53 Fleet Street, & Jn. Smith, no. 35 Cheapside, 10 March
Library locations
Jerome Robbins Dance Division
Shelf locator: *MGZFD Cal J C 2
Topics
Dance -- England -- 18th century
Dance -- Caricatures and cartoons
Ballroom dancing
Cotillions
Musicians
Genres
Prints
Notes
Statement of responsibility: Jn. Collet pinx. Ja's Caldwall sculp.
Physical Description
Engravings
Extent: Engraving, colored, plate mark: 25.5 x 36.5 cm.
Description
A ballroom where men and women are dancing in a circle. They are nearly all depicted as unattractive and beyond middle-age. Two musicians are in a raised stall. Three people observe the dancing, background left.
Type of Resource
Still image
Languages
English
Identifiers
RLIN/OCLC: NYPY847006118-F
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b12160079
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 3710e740-f368-0132-9083-58d385a7bbd0
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

  • 1739: Creator Born
  • 1771: Issued
  • 1819: Creator Died
  • 2019: Digitized
  • 2019: Found by you!
  • 2020

MLA Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. "The cotillion dance" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1771. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/d3d9a8f0-f369-0132-d1a0-58d385a7bbd0

Chicago/Turabian Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. "The cotillion dance" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed September 17, 2019. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/d3d9a8f0-f369-0132-d1a0-58d385a7bbd0

APA Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. (1771). The cotillion dance Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/d3d9a8f0-f369-0132-d1a0-58d385a7bbd0

Wikipedia Citation

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The cotillion dance