The Hungarian flag dance: as danced by 48 Danseuses Viennoises, at the principal theatres in Europe, and the United States

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Title
The Hungarian flag dance: as danced by 48 Danseuses Viennoises, at the principal theatres in Europe, and the United States
Additional title: Gallop des drapeaux
Names
Adam, Adolphe, 1803-1856 (Composer)
White, Edward L. (Edward Little), 1809-1851 (Arranger)
J.H. Bufford & Co (Lithographer)
Collection

Prints depicting dance

Theatrical dancers, singly or in pairs

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1847
Place: Boston
Publisher: Stephen W. Marsh
Edition: 2nd. ed.
Library locations
Jerome Robbins Dance Division
Shelf locator: *MGZFX Anon Hun 1
Topics
Danseuses Viennoises
Galops
Piano music
Genres
Prints
Sheet music covers
Scores
Notes
Statement of responsibility: music by A. Adam.
Caption title.
Statement of responsibility: J.H. Bufford & Co.'s Lith.
On score: Arranged for the piano forte by Edward L. White.
Biographical/historical: Les Danseuses viennoises was a troupe of child performers known for their precision dancing, organized by Josephine Weiss, ballet mistress at the Josephstadt Theatre in Vienna. The troupe, then composed of thirty-six little girls, made its debut at the Paris Opéra in 1845. They enjoyed great popularity, and toured in Europe, the United States, and Canada.
Physical Description
Chromolithographs
Extent: 1 print : chromolithograph ; 34 x 26 cm. + music score (5 p.)
Description
Sheet music cover illustration depicting an ensemble of female dancers dressed in red and white, manipulating flags in the same colors. The setting is a wooden-floored porch or pavilion with columns and pointed arches opening onto a wooded landscape. A fountain plays in the middle distance.
Type of Resource
Still image
Languages
English
Identifiers
RLIN/OCLC: 825120853
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b19758957
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 20166950-b0d1-0133-70f5-00505686a51c
Rights Statement
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Item timeline of events

  • 1803: Creator Born
  • 1847: Issued (Approximate)
  • 1856: Creator Died
  • 2016: Digitized
  • 2019: Found by you!
  • 2020

MLA Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. "The Hungarian flag dance" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1847. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/dd0ff3e0-b198-0133-e776-00505686a51c

Chicago/Turabian Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. "The Hungarian flag dance" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed May 21, 2019. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/dd0ff3e0-b198-0133-e776-00505686a51c

APA Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. (1847). The Hungarian flag dance Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/dd0ff3e0-b198-0133-e776-00505686a51c

Wikipedia Citation

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The Hungarian flag dance