Fanny Elssler in the character of La sylphide

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Title
Fanny Elssler in the character of La sylphide
Additional title: Sylphide
Names
Brown, E., Jr (Lithographer)
Lewis, George W. (Printer of plates)
Atwill's Music Saloon (Publisher)
Collection

Prints depicting dance

Theatrical dancers, singly or in pairs

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1842 (Approximate)
Place: New York
Publisher: Atwill
Issuance: single unit
Library locations
Jerome Robbins Dance Division
Shelf locator: *MGZFB Els F Syl 2
Topics
Sylphide (Choreographic work : Taglioni, F)
Ballet -- 19th century
Elssler, Fanny, 1810-1884
Genres
Prints
Scores
Notes
Creation/production credits: [Lithograph by] E. Brown Jr. Lith. of G. W. Lewis.
Music title-page and piano score (6 p.).
Content: Full-length to front, suspended in air, right arm up, wings on costume, flowers in hair.
Physical Description
Lithographs
Extent: 26 x 17.9 cm.
Type of Resource
Still image
Identifiers
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b12148881
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 6dc204d0-18c0-0131-6018-58d385a7bbd0
Rights Statement
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Item timeline of events

  • 1842: Issued
  • 2019: Digitized
  • 2019: Found by you!
  • 2020

MLA Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. "Fanny Elssler in the character of La sylphide" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1842. http://digital.gallery.nypl.org/items/45315720-9cca-0131-2319-58d385a7b928

Chicago/Turabian Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. "Fanny Elssler in the character of La sylphide" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed September 15, 2019. http://digital.gallery.nypl.org/items/45315720-9cca-0131-2319-58d385a7b928

APA Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. (1842). Fanny Elssler in the character of La sylphide Retrieved from http://digital.gallery.nypl.org/items/45315720-9cca-0131-2319-58d385a7b928

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Fanny Elssler in the character of La sylphide