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Title
[Les Noces de Pelée et de Thétis]
Additional title: [Noces de Pelée et de Thétis]
Names
Caproli, Carlo, 17th cent. (Composer)
Torelli, Giacomo, 1608-1678 (Set designer)
Francart, François, 1622-1672 (Artist)
Silvestre, Israël, 1621-1691 (Etcher)
Collection

Prints depicting dance

Ballet or dance scenes from theatrical works, with or without people in them

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1650 - 1659 (Questionable)
Library locations
Jerome Robbins Dance Division
Shelf locator: *MGZFA-17 Tor G Noc 5
Topics
Ballet -- France -- 17th century
Genres
Prints
Notes
Statement of responsibility: Etching by Silvestre, most likely after a drawing by Francart, based on original set design illustration by Torelli.
Statement of responsibility: F. Francart del. I. Torelli in. I. Silvestre F.
Physical Description
Etching
Extent: 1 print : etching, b ; 23 x 30 cm.
Description
Set design for scene 8 of the opera ballet Les noces de Pelée et de Thétis. Image depicts the expansive, columned palace of Thétis. In the center foreground Chiron, the centaur, stands facing Peleus. Behind Chiron are four of his pupils dressed as Indians.
Type of Resource
Still image
Identifiers
RLIN/OCLC: 181159012
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b16731541
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): bfb613b0-c6f4-012f-307e-58d385a7bc34
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

  • 1650: Issued (Approximate)
  • 2019: Digitized
  • 2019: Found by you!
  • 2020

MLA Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. "[Les Noces de Pelée et de Thétis]" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1650 - 1659. http://digital.gallery.nypl.org/items/510d47e4-1087-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Chicago/Turabian Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. "[Les Noces de Pelée et de Thétis]" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed October 14, 2019. http://digital.gallery.nypl.org/items/510d47e4-1087-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

APA Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. (1650 - 1659). [Les Noces de Pelée et de Thétis] Retrieved from http://digital.gallery.nypl.org/items/510d47e4-1087-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Wikipedia Citation

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[Les Noces de Pelée et de Thétis]