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Scene from the ballet of La brésilienne, at the Royal Italian Opera House, Covent Garden

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Title
Scene from the ballet of La brésilienne, at the Royal Italian Opera House, Covent Garden
Collection

Prints depicting dance

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

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1858-07-24
Place: London
Library locations
Jerome Robbins Dance Division
Shelf locator: *MGZFA Bré 1
Topics
Desplaces, Henri
Mérante, Zina Richard, 1832-1890
Covent Garden Theatre
Ballet -- 19th century
Ballet -- England -- 19th century
Brésilienne (Choreographic work : Desplaces)
Genres
Prints
Notes
Lower left: T. H. Wilson del.
Zina Richard Mérante and Henri Desplaces in a scene from Desplaces' ballet divertissement La brésilienne, first performed by Cerrito at the Lyceum Theatre, London, May 2, 1857.
Mérante, costumed as the Indian girl, on right pointe, left leg raised to front and bent at knee, dances for Desplaces, costumed as a Spanish sea captain. Trees and a body of water in background.
Lillian Moore Collection.
Physical Description
Wood engravings
Extent: 17 x 23.4 cm.
Type of Resource
Still image
Identifiers
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b12149481
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 706130a0-8829-0130-cb39-58d385a7bbd0
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

  • 1858: Issued
  • 2019: Digitized
  • 2020: Found by you!
  • 2021

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Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. "Scene from the ballet of La brésilienne, at the Royal Italian Opera House, Covent Garden" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1858-07-24. http://digital.gallery.nypl.org/items/71a38030-a5f3-0130-ad22-58d385a7b928

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Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. "Scene from the ballet of La brésilienne, at the Royal Italian Opera House, Covent Garden" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed May 28, 2020. http://digital.gallery.nypl.org/items/71a38030-a5f3-0130-ad22-58d385a7b928

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Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. (1858-07-24). Scene from the ballet of La brésilienne, at the Royal Italian Opera House, Covent Garden Retrieved from http://digital.gallery.nypl.org/items/71a38030-a5f3-0130-ad22-58d385a7b928

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Scene from the ballet of La brésilienne, at the Royal Italian Opera House, Covent Garden