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Title
Monsieur Le Pig, or the French danceing Hog
Additional title: Charles Le Picq
Names
Holland, William, fl. 1782-1817 (Publisher)
Collection

Prints depicting dance

Theatrical dancers, singly or in pairs

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1785 (Approximate)
Place: London
Publisher: W. Holland
Issuance: single unit
Library locations
Jerome Robbins Dance Division
Shelf locator: *MGZFF LeP C C 1
Topics
Le Picq, Charles, 1749-1806
Caricatures and cartoons
Genres
Prints
Physical Description
Engraving
Extent: Engraving, circle in rectangle, 30 cm. in diameter; entire plate 37.5 x 32.5 cm.
Poor condition: repaired.
Description
Full-length to the left: a pig standing on left foot, right foot extended, arms outstretched, head tilted back; holding plumed hat and garland; stage setting with trees and mountains.
Type of Resource
Still image
Identifiers
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b12145892
Photo Order: 48554
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): b9af2ed0-c88a-012f-449c-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

  • 1782: Creator Born
  • 1785: Issued
  • 1817: Creator Died
  • 2019: Digitized
  • 2019: Found by you!
  • 2020

MLA Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. "Monsieur Le Pig, or the French danceing Hog" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1785. http://digital.gallery.nypl.org/items/20229880-c88c-012f-27f2-58d385a7bbd0

Chicago/Turabian Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. "Monsieur Le Pig, or the French danceing Hog" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed September 21, 2019. http://digital.gallery.nypl.org/items/20229880-c88c-012f-27f2-58d385a7bbd0

APA Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. (1785). Monsieur Le Pig, or the French danceing Hog Retrieved from http://digital.gallery.nypl.org/items/20229880-c88c-012f-27f2-58d385a7bbd0

Wikipedia Citation

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Monsieur Le Pig, or the French danceing Hog