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A Nautch in the palace of the Ameer of Sind.: From drawings made by Capt'n Melville Grindlay in 1808

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A Nautch in the palace of the Ameer of Sind. From drawings made by Capt'n Melville Grindlay in 1808

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Title
A Nautch in the palace of the Ameer of Sind.: From drawings made by Capt'n Melville Grindlay in 1808
Names
Haghe, Louis, 1806-1885 (Lithographer)
Stephanoff, Francis Philip, 1788-1860 (Artist)
Grindlay, Robert Melville (Artist)
Collection

Prints depicting dance

Subjects

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1838
Place: London
Publisher: published by Smith, Elder & Co. for the Oriental portfolio
Library locations
Jerome Robbins Dance Division
Shelf locator: *MGZFH Hag L Nau 1
Topics
Dance -- Pakistan
Dance -- India
Musicians
Genres
Prints
Notes
Statement of responsibility: Lower left: Painted by Stephanoff, on stone by L. Haghe.
Physical Description
Lithographs
Extent: Colored, image: 26 x 35.7 cm.
Description
A reception room with open ornate doorways; musicians seated at left; a barefoot dancer in a blue dress and gold-trimmed body veil at center; the Amir, surrounded by servants and friends, reclines on a couch, at left.
Type of Resource
Still image
Languages
English
Identifiers
RLIN/OCLC: NYPY847006168-F
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b12160084
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 13db5e20-2989-0133-08bc-58d385a7bbd0
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

  • 1806: Creator Born
  • 1838: Issued
  • 1885: Creator Died
  • 2019: Digitized
  • 2021: Found by you!
  • 2022

MLA Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. "A Nautch in the palace of the Ameer of Sind." The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1838. https://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/f04db6f0-2989-0133-cd38-58d385a7bbd0

Chicago/Turabian Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. "A Nautch in the palace of the Ameer of Sind." New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed February 25, 2021. https://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/f04db6f0-2989-0133-cd38-58d385a7bbd0

APA Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. (1838). A Nautch in the palace of the Ameer of Sind. Retrieved from https://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/f04db6f0-2989-0133-cd38-58d385a7bbd0

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A Nautch in the palace of the Ameer of Sind.