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Trasteverina, ballando il saltarello

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Trasteverina, ballando il saltarello
Pinelli, Bartolomeo, 1781-1835 (Etcher)
Pinelli, Bartolomeo, 1781-1835 (Artist)

Prints depicting dance


Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1810 - 1820 (Questionable)
Library locations
Jerome Robbins Dance Division
Shelf locator: *MGZFD Pin B Tra 1
Dance -- Italy -- 19th century
Folk dancing -- Italy -- Romagna
Statement of responsibility: Pinelli inv. e incise.
Numbering: At lower right: 22.
Biographical/historical: The folk dance called the saltarello became popular in Rome during the 18th century, spreading to other regions of Italy. It was danced in 3/4 or 6/8 time by a solo performer or a couple, and featured rapid hopping steps in a semicircle, accompanied by lively arm movements.
Biographical/historical: Bartolomeo Pinelli, an Italian printmaker, illustrator, painter, and sculptor, frequently depicted scenes of contemporary Roman life in his prints.
Physical Description
Extent: 1 print : etching, b&w ; 19 x 15 cm.
Depiction of a woman of Trastevere (Rome), dancing the saltarello in a landscape. With her left hand she holds out her apron; her right hand rests at her waist.
Type of Resource
Still image
RLIN/OCLC: 773366577
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b19523086
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 8ef59cc0-fd7f-0132-9313-58d385a7bbd0
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

  • 1781: Creator Born
  • 1810: Issued (Approximate)
  • 1835: Creator Died
  • 2019: Digitized
  • 2019: Found by you!
  • 2020

MLA Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. "Trasteverina, ballando il saltarello" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1810 - 1820. http://digital.gallery.nypl.org/items/0fc30e70-024d-0133-253f-58d385a7bbd0

Chicago/Turabian Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. "Trasteverina, ballando il saltarello" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed September 22, 2019. http://digital.gallery.nypl.org/items/0fc30e70-024d-0133-253f-58d385a7bbd0

APA Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. (1810 - 1820). Trasteverina, ballando il saltarello Retrieved from http://digital.gallery.nypl.org/items/0fc30e70-024d-0133-253f-58d385a7bbd0

Wikipedia Citation

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Trasteverina, ballando il saltarello