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Title
La sarabande: motif de danse tiré de l'opéra Les deux voleurs
Additional title: Deux voleurs
Names
Collignon, François Jules, -1850 (Lithographer)
Girard, Narcisse, 1797-1860 (Composer)
Collection

Prints depicting dance

Theatrical dancers, singly or in pairs

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1841 (Questionable)
Place: Paris
Publisher: Aubert
Library locations
Jerome Robbins Dance Division
Shelf locator: *MGZFX Col F Sar 1
Topics
Girard, Narcisse, 1797-1860 -- Deux voleurs
Ballroom dancing -- France -- 18th century
Genres
Prints
Sheet music covers
Notes
Statement of responsibility: musique de N. Girard ; [illustration signed on stone] F. Jules Collignon.
Caption title.
Numbering: Pl. no. : A. et V. 112.
Acquisition: Gift; Lillian Moore.
Biographical/historical: Les deux voleurs was a one-act opéra-comique (music, Narcisse Girard; libretto, Adolphe de Leuven and Léon-Lévy Brunswick), first presented at the Théâtre Royal de Opéra-Comique, Paris, in 1841.
Physical Description
Lithographs
Extent: 1 print : lithograph, b&w ; 34 x 27 cm., line border 16 x 13 cm. + music score (2 p.)
Description
Sheet music cover illustration depicting a dancing couple in eighteenth-century costume. The draped curtain at left, the delineation of floorboards beneath the couple's feet, and the woman's ankle-length skirt suggest that they are theatrical performers in a scene from the opera Les deux voleurs.
Type of Resource
Still image
Languages
French
Identifiers
RLIN/OCLC: 825074481
Publisher's music plate number: A. et V. 112 : Aubert
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b19758236
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): d4aa33d0-ead2-0133-8b42-00505686a51c
Rights Statement
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Item timeline of events

  • 1841: Issued
  • 2016: Digitized
  • 2019: Found by you!
  • 2020

MLA Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. "La sarabande" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1841. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/d6fa95c0-eade-0133-5fd5-00505686a51c

Chicago/Turabian Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. "La sarabande" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed November 21, 2019. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/d6fa95c0-eade-0133-5fd5-00505686a51c

APA Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. (1841). La sarabande Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/d6fa95c0-eade-0133-5fd5-00505686a51c

Wikipedia Citation

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La sarabande