Grande valse de l'île des perroquets: dansée par Mlles. Mariquita Tanzi et Virginie MagnyAdditional title: Les bibelots du diable, grande valse brillanteAdditional title: Bibelots du diable
NamesSchubert, Camille, 1810-1889 (Composer)Barré, Jean Baptiste, fl. 1848-1860 (Choreographer)
Prints depicting dance
Theatrical dancers, singly or in pairs
Dates / OriginDate Issued: 1859 (Questionable)Place: MayencePublisher: les fils de B. Schott
Library locationsJerome Robbins Dance DivisionShelf locator: *MGZFX Anon Bib 1
TopicsTanzi, MariquitaMagny, VirginieCogniard, Théodore, 1806-1872 -- Bibelots du diableFairy plays -- 19th centuryBallet -- France -- 19th centuryPiano musicWaltzes
GenresPrintsSheet music coversScores
NotesStatement of responsibility: pour le piano par Camille Schubert.Caption title.Printed below title: Les bibelots du diable, féerie de MM. Th. Cogniard et Clairville, ballet de Mr. Barrez, musique de Camille Schubert.Numbering: Pl. no. : 15384.At top of score: Camille Schubert, Op. 250.Acquisition: Gift; Lillian Moore.Biographical/historical: Les bibelots du diable, a féerie vaudeville written by Théodore Cogniard and Clairville (alternately credited to Théodore Cogniard and Hippolyte Cogniard) was first performed at the Théâtre des Variétés in Paris in 1858. The choreographer was Jean-Baptiste Barré, whose name is sometimes given as Barrez.
Physical DescriptionLithographsExtent: 1 print : lithograph, b&w ; 32 x 26 cm. + music score (7 p.)
DescriptionSheet music cover illustration depicting a scene from the féerie Les bibelots du diable. Two female ballet dancers pose on pointe at the center of a female ensemble; around them are men and women costumed as jesters, royal personages, courtiers, and guards. A pavilion in the oriental style, garnished with palms and other exotic plants, forms the backdrop, with three parrots (the "perroquets" of the title) at left.
Type of ResourceStill image
IdentifiersRLIN/OCLC: 825075317Publisher's music plate number: 15384 : les fils de B. SchottNYPL catalog ID (B-number): b19758230Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 556203e0-ada1-0133-09a2-00505686a51c
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