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Habit d'orfevre
Bérain, Jean, 1640-1711 (Artist)
Lepautre, Jacques, d. 1684 (Engraver)

Prints depicting dance

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

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1684 (Questionable)
Place: Paris
Publisher: Se vend sous les Charniers St. Innocent avec pr. du Roy
Library locations
Jerome Robbins Dance Division
Shelf locator: *MGZFA-17 Ber J 2
Costume designs -- 17th century
Ballet -- 17th century
Ballet -- France -- 17th century
Content: Costume for a goldsmith. Depicts a man full-length facing right; standing on right leg, left leg bent at knee, both arms extended to left, holding a hammer in left hand and pliers in right hand; wearing a costume made of various gold items - buckles, forks, spoons, chains and small dishes; a bellows is on his head. A high wall and trees are in the background.
Funding: Purchased with funds from the Committee for the Jerome Robbins Dance Division.
Statement of responsibility: On engraving: Joan Berin in., Jacob le Pautre sculp.
Physical Description
Extent: 30 x 19.2 cm.
Hand colored.
Type of Resource
Still image
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b12148537
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 9731f8f0-8829-0130-753b-58d385a7bbd0
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

  • 1640: Creator Born
  • 1684: Issued
  • 1711: Creator Died
  • 2013: Digitized
  • 2020: Found by you!
  • 2021

MLA Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. "Habit d'orfevre" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1684. http://digital.gallery.nypl.org/items/697a4840-9b07-0130-2fb2-58d385a7bbd0

Chicago/Turabian Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. "Habit d'orfevre" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed July 16, 2020. http://digital.gallery.nypl.org/items/697a4840-9b07-0130-2fb2-58d385a7bbd0

APA Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. (1684). Habit d'orfevre Retrieved from http://digital.gallery.nypl.org/items/697a4840-9b07-0130-2fb2-58d385a7bbd0

Wikipedia Citation

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Habit d'orfevre