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[Ancient dancing]

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Title
[Ancient dancing]
Names
Canova, Antonio, 1757-1822 (Artist)
Cunego, Luigi, d. 1823 (Engraver)
Collection

Prints depicting dance

Subjects

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1800 - 1809 (Questionable)
Library locations
Jerome Robbins Dance Division
Shelf locator: *MGZFH Can A 2
Topics
Dance -- History -- To 1500
Genres
Prints
Notes
Statement of responsibility: Canova inv., Luigi Cunego inc.
Physical Description
Engraving
Extent: Engraving, plate mark: 35.5 x 43.5 cm.
Description
Two women are dancing, viewed full length to the front. They are both wearing sleeveless Grecian dresses. The woman on the left is holding her skirt with both hands. The other woman stands on her left foot, her left wrist at her waist. On the ground are a tambourine and a stake to which two hand cymbals are attached.
Type of Resource
Still image
Languages
English
Identifiers
RLIN/OCLC: NYPY887006356-F
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b12165940
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 714e93f0-1e97-0133-16d0-58d385a7b928
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

  • 1757: Creator Born
  • 1800: Issued (Approximate)
  • 1822: Creator Died
  • 2016: Digitized
  • 2019: Found by you!
  • 2020

MLA Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. "[Ancient dancing]" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1800 - 1809. http://digital.gallery.nypl.org/items/50a80ab0-1ea3-0133-0e32-58d385a7b928

Chicago/Turabian Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. "[Ancient dancing]" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed August 22, 2019. http://digital.gallery.nypl.org/items/50a80ab0-1ea3-0133-0e32-58d385a7b928

APA Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. (1800 - 1809). [Ancient dancing] Retrieved from http://digital.gallery.nypl.org/items/50a80ab0-1ea3-0133-0e32-58d385a7b928

Wikipedia Citation

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[Ancient dancing]