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Commémoration de la Prise de la Bastille

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Title
Commémoration de la Prise de la Bastille
Names
Couché, François-Louis, 1782-1849 (Engraver)
Lejeune, Baptiste, 1739-1812 (Engraver)
Couché, François-Louis, 1782-1849 (Artist)
Collection

Prints depicting dance

Subjects

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1792
Place: Paris
Library locations
Jerome Robbins Dance Division
Shelf locator: *MGZFD Com Pri 1
Topics
Dance -- France -- History -- Revolution, 1789-1799
Dance -- France -- 18th century
Genres
Prints
Notes
Content: Inscribed beneath image: Commémoration de la Prise de la Bastille. Le 14 Juillet 1792.
Statement of responsibility: Inscribed lower left: Dessiné et gravé par Couché fils. Inscribed lower right: Terminé par Lejeune.
Physical Description
Engravings
Extent: 1 print : engraving, 12 x 21 cm.
Description
Crowd surrounds a bonfire, destroying various symbols of the aristocracy, such as flags, swords, armor. Commemorates taking of the Bastille. This print probably dates from a slightly later year than the event represented.
Type of Resource
Still image
Languages
French
Identifiers
RLIN/OCLC: NYPY906046342-F
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b12169430
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): f3fc59f0-00b9-0133-a4bf-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

  • 1782: Creator Born
  • 1792: Issued
  • 1849: Creator Died
  • 2019: Digitized
  • 2019: Found by you!
  • 2020

MLA Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. "Commémoration de la Prise de la Bastille" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1792. http://digital.gallery.nypl.org/items/5d94e960-00ba-0133-fc7a-58d385a7b928

Chicago/Turabian Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. "Commémoration de la Prise de la Bastille" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed October 19, 2019. http://digital.gallery.nypl.org/items/5d94e960-00ba-0133-fc7a-58d385a7b928

APA Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. (1792). Commémoration de la Prise de la Bastille Retrieved from http://digital.gallery.nypl.org/items/5d94e960-00ba-0133-fc7a-58d385a7b928

Wikipedia Citation

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Commémoration de la Prise de la Bastille