Quadrille pour piano sur les motifs de Nella: ballet en 2 actes, musique de A. PilatiAdditional title: Nella
NamesCoindre, Victor, fl. 1838-1860 (Artist)Juliano, A. P (Composer)Bridault, Ch. (Charles), 1781-1857 (Associated name)Pilati, Auguste, 1810-1877 (Associated name)Duchateau (Choreographer)Bertauts (Printer of plates)
Prints depicting dance
Theatrical dancers, singly or in pairs
Dates / OriginDate Issued: 1857Place: ParisPublisher: Maison J. Meissonier fils
Library locationsJerome Robbins Dance DivisionShelf locator: *MGZFX Coi V Nel 1
TopicsNella (Choreographic work : Duchateau)Ballet -- France -- 19th centuryPiano musicQuadrillesPerforming arts -- Audiences -- France
GenresPrintsSheet music coversScores
NotesStatement of responsibility: par A.P. Juliano ; [illustration signed on stone] Victor Coindre.Caption title.Numbering: Pl. no. : C. M. 6114.At head of title: Repertoire du Théâtre du Pre Catelan.Statement of responsibility: Lith. Bertauts.Biographical/historical: Nella, described as a "ballet-pantomime mêlé des choeurs," was written by Charles Bridault and Duchateau, with choreography by Duchateau and music by Auguste Pilati. It was first presented at the Théâtre des Fleurs of the Pré Catelan in 1857.
Physical DescriptionLithographsExtent: 1 print : lithograph, b&w ; 26 x 34 cm. + music score (5 p.)
DescriptionSheet music cover illustration depicting a scene from the ballet Nella. An ensemble of men and women in Spanish costumes dances at center stage, playing tambourines. The image includes, in addition to the lavishly decorated stage picture, a view of the elegantly dressed audience.
Type of ResourceStill imageNotated music
IdentifiersRLIN/OCLC: 825075327Publisher's music plate number: C. M. 6114 : Maison J. Meissonier filsNYPL catalog ID (B-number): b19758231Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): bdbb01d0-ead2-0133-5402-00505686a51c
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