The Hungarian flag dance: as danced by 48 Danseuses Viennoises, at the principal theatres in Europe, and the United StatesAdditional title: Gallop des drapeaux
NamesAdam, Adolphe, 1803-1856 (Composer)White, Edward L. (Edward Little), 1809-1851 (Arranger)J.H. Bufford & Co (Lithographer)
Prints depicting dance
Theatrical dancers, singly or in pairs
Dates / OriginDate Issued: 1847Place: BostonPublisher: Stephen W. MarshEdition: 2nd. ed.
Library locationsJerome Robbins Dance DivisionShelf locator: *MGZFX Anon Hun 1
TopicsDanseuses ViennoisesGalopsPiano music
GenresPrintsSheet music coversScores
NotesStatement 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 DescriptionChromolithographsExtent: 1 print : chromolithograph ; 34 x 26 cm. + music score (5 p.)
DescriptionSheet 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 ResourceStill image
IdentifiersRLIN/OCLC: 825120853NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b19758957Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 20166950-b0d1-0133-70f5-00505686a51c
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