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Title
Madelle Marie Taglioni, La fée aux fleurs
Additional title: Théa; ou La fée aux fleurs
Names
Taglioni, Marie, 1833-1891 (creator)
Desmaisons, Emilien, 1812-1880
Valentini, Alexandre de, active 1825-1842
Collection

Prints depicting dance

Theatrical dancers, singly or in pairs

Dates / Origin
Place: Paris?
Date Issued: 1847 (Questionable)
Library locations
Jerome Robbins Dance Division
Shelf locator: *MGZFB Tag MP Thé 1
Shelf locator: *MGZFB Tag MP Thé 1
Topics
Théa; ou La fée aux fleurs (Choreographic work : Taglioni, P)
Prints (Graphic arts) -- Ballet -- 19th century
Ballet -- England -- 19th century
Genres
Prints
Notes
A lithograph by Emilien Desmaisons from a drawing by Alexandre de Valentini. Titling and original border of gems, flowers and amorini lacking.
Marie Paul Taglioni in Paul Taglioni's ballet Théa; ou La fée aux fleurs, first performed at Her Majesty's Theatre, London, March 17, 1847.
Full length to front, looking right, standing on right foot, the left foot immediately behind and resting sur la pointe. She is standing at the entrance to an avenue of rose bushes, which she is caressing with her hands. The far background is formed by a lake and a distant range of hills.
Cf. *MGT-Res. Beaumont, Cyril. The romantic ballet in lithographs of the time, 1938. Reproduction.
Physical Description
Lithograph, oval, colored,
Extent: Cropped to 38 x 24.2 cm.
Type of Resource
Still image
Identifiers
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b12149395
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 61ab0ff0-18c9-0131-b428-58d385a7bbd0
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

  • 1833: Creator Born
  • 1847: Place
  • 1891: Creator Died
  • 2019: Digitized
  • 2020: Found by you!
  • 2021

MLA Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. "Madelle Marie Taglioni, La fée aux fleurs" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1847. http://digital.gallery.nypl.org/items/257c7470-e7ac-0132-f156-58d385a7bbd0

Chicago/Turabian Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. "Madelle Marie Taglioni, La fée aux fleurs" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed May 26, 2020. http://digital.gallery.nypl.org/items/257c7470-e7ac-0132-f156-58d385a7bbd0

APA Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. (1847). Madelle Marie Taglioni, La fée aux fleurs Retrieved from http://digital.gallery.nypl.org/items/257c7470-e7ac-0132-f156-58d385a7bbd0

Wikipedia Citation

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Madelle Marie Taglioni, La fée aux fleurs