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Pygmalion; of Het beeld bezield door de liefde: zo als hetzelve door Carolina en Charlotta Frederic, oud 9 en 7 Jaaren, op den Amsteldamschen Schouwburg, in het laatste des Jaars 1758, gedanst is

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Title
Pygmalion; of Het beeld bezield door de liefde: zo als hetzelve door Carolina en Charlotta Frederic, oud 9 en 7 Jaaren, op den Amsteldamschen Schouwburg, in het laatste des Jaars 1758, gedanst is
Names
Punt, Jan, 1711-1779 (Engraver)
Myn, G. van der (Artist)
Basan, François, 1723-1797 (Printer)
Collection

Prints depicting dance

Ballet or dance scenes from theatrical works, with or without people in them

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1759
Place: Paris
Publisher: chez Basan graveur
Library locations
Jerome Robbins Dance Division
Shelf locator: *MGZFE-18 Pun J Pyg 1
Topics
Frederic Sisters, (fl. 1758)
Ballet -- Netherlands
Genres
Prints
Notes
Statement of responsibility: Lower left: G. van der Myn ad vivum delineavit. Lower right: J. Punt sculpsit, 1759.
Cf. Winter, Marian Hannah. The Pre-Romantic Ballet, London, 1974, p. 44. Reproduction and biographical note.
Physical Description
Engraving
Extent: Partially hand-colored, plate mark: 48.5 x 26 cm. (image within line border: 29.2 x 23.5 cm.)
Description
Depicts Caroline and Charlotte Frédéric, daughters of Frédéric Sluyter, dancing in an Amsterdam production of Pygmalion.Dancer at left on right foot, arms outstretched. Wearing bodice with low rounded neckline, pointed waistline, wide panniered skirt. Dancer at right on left foot, arms outstretched. Wearing male attire: cocked hat, frock coat with skirts stiffened and flared, breeches, heeless shoes. Outdoor setting: trees, statuary.
Type of Resource
Still image
Languages
Dutch, Flemish
Identifiers
RLIN/OCLC: NYPY767019524-F
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b12155632
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): b0fdf570-0880-0133-f7fa-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

  • 1711: Creator Born
  • 1759: Issued
  • 1779: Creator Died
  • 2016: Digitized
  • 2019: Found by you!
  • 2020

MLA Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. "Pygmalion; of Het beeld bezield door de liefde" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1759. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/d471a470-0c85-0133-fa93-58d385a7bbd0

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Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. "Pygmalion; of Het beeld bezield door de liefde" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed September 17, 2019. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/d471a470-0c85-0133-fa93-58d385a7bbd0

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Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. (1759). Pygmalion; of Het beeld bezield door de liefde Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/d471a470-0c85-0133-fa93-58d385a7bbd0

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Pygmalion; of Het beeld bezield door de liefde