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Title
Persian dancers
Additional title: Tschenka. Ou danseuse publique, Persane
Additional title: Tschenky. Ou danseur publique, Persan
Additional title: Monde Dramatique
Collection

Prints depicting dance

Theatrical dancers, singly or in pairs

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1835 - 1841 (Inferred)
Table of Contents
Tschenka. Ou danseuse publique, Persane -- Tschenky. Ou danseur publique, Persan.
Library locations
Jerome Robbins Dance Division
Shelf locator: *MGZFX Pers 1-2
Topics
Dance -- Iran
Genres
Prints
Illustrations
Notes
Statement of responsibility: Lith. Caboche & Cie.
Title devised by cataloger.
Biographical/historical: The Parisian journal Le Monde Dramatique was published between May 1835 and Sept. 1841.
Physical Description
Lithographs
Photomechanical prints
Extent: 2 prints : lithograph, b&w ; 26 x 17 cm.
Description
Two depictions of Persian dancers, a woman and a man, published in the journal Le Monde Dramatique. Both are portrayed in outdoor settings with a low horizon. The woman holds clappers in both hands.
Type of Resource
Still image
Languages
French
Identifiers
RLIN/OCLC: 825561555
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b19759907
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 81bf2d00-89be-0134-d2c5-00505686a51c
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

  • 1835: Issued (Approximate)
  • 2019: Digitized
  • 2020: Found by you!
  • 2021

MLA Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. "Persian dancers" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1835 - 1841. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/e1c9ebc0-8cc6-0134-2c4a-00505686a51c

Chicago/Turabian Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. "Persian dancers" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed January 18, 2020. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/e1c9ebc0-8cc6-0134-2c4a-00505686a51c

APA Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. (1835 - 1841). Persian dancers Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/e1c9ebc0-8cc6-0134-2c4a-00505686a51c

Wikipedia Citation

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Persian dancers