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Title
Mr. Bensley in the character of Pierre, Venice preserved
Names
Collyer, Joseph, 1748-1827 (Engraver)
T. Lowndes & Partners (Publisher)
Kirstein, Lincoln, 1907-1996 (Donor)
Collection

Prints depicting dance

Theatrical dancers, singly or in pairs

Theatrical artists in prints

Dates / Origin
Date Created: 1776
Publisher: T. Lowndes & Partners
Library locations
Jerome Robbins Dance Division
Shelf locator: *MGZFX The 29
Topics
Otway, Thomas, 1652-1685. Venice preserv'd
Bensley, Robert, 1742-1817
Genres
Prints
Portraits
Notes
Acquisition: Gift, Lincoln Kirstein
Statement of responsibility: Edwards ad viv del.; Collyer sculp.
Physical Description
Extent: 1 print : black & white ; 40 x 36 cm. or smaller.
Type of Resource
Still image
Text
Languages
English
Identifiers
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b19763077
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): d70223a0-b550-013b-0a38-0242ac110002
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

  • 1748: Creator Born
  • 1776: Created
  • 1827: Creator Died
  • 2023: Digitized
  • 2024: Found by you!
  • 2025

MLA Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. "Mr. Bensley in the character of Pierre, Venice preserved" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1776. https://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/f937f920-074c-0135-f79d-69e68d9484b2

Chicago/Turabian Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. "Mr. Bensley in the character of Pierre, Venice preserved" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed May 27, 2024. https://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/f937f920-074c-0135-f79d-69e68d9484b2

APA Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. (1776). Mr. Bensley in the character of Pierre, Venice preserved Retrieved from https://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/f937f920-074c-0135-f79d-69e68d9484b2

Wikipedia Citation

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Mr. Bensley in the character of Pierre, Venice preserved