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Title
The polka
Additional title: Vivandière
Names
Currier, Nathaniel, 1813-1888 (Publisher)
Collection

Prints depicting dance

Theatrical dancers, singly or in pairs

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1845 (Questionable)
Place: New York
Publisher: lith. & pub. by N. Currier, 2 Spruce St.
Library locations
Jerome Robbins Dance Division
Shelf locator: *MGZFB Cer F Viv 6
Topics
Saint-Léon, Arthur, 1821-1870
Vivandière (Choreographic work : Cerrito and Saint-Léon)
Ballet -- 19th century
Cerrito, Fanny
Genres
Prints
Notes
A reversed and slightly simplified version of the 1844 lithograph by J. Bouvier, published by Thomas MacLean.
Publications: Cf. *MGZA Dance perspectives, 1962, no. 15, p. 22. Reproduction.
Physical Description
Lithograph, colored,
Extent: 29.8 x 21 cm.
Description
Cerrito and Saint-Léon are back to back, Cerrito in front, each on left foot, right foot crossed in back, hands at waist. Background of houses and mountains.
Type of Resource
Still image
Identifiers
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b12147208
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 5b3f7980-14d4-0131-1b3a-58d385a7b928
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

  • 1813: Creator Born
  • 1845: Issued
  • 1888: Creator Died
  • 2019: Digitized
  • 2019: Found by you!
  • 2020

MLA Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. "The polka" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1845. http://digital.gallery.nypl.org/items/216df840-3386-0131-7ea3-58d385a7bbd0

Chicago/Turabian Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. "The polka" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed September 16, 2019. http://digital.gallery.nypl.org/items/216df840-3386-0131-7ea3-58d385a7bbd0

APA Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. (1845). The polka Retrieved from http://digital.gallery.nypl.org/items/216df840-3386-0131-7ea3-58d385a7bbd0

Wikipedia Citation

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