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Fleur de grenadier
Geoffroy, Charles Michel, 1819-1882 (Engraver)
Grandville, J. J., 1803-1847 (Artist)
Imprimerie Sarazin (Firm) (Printer of plates)

Prints depicting dance

Theatrical dancers, singly or in pairs

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1847 (Questionable)
Place: Paris
Publisher: Garnier frères
Library locations
Jerome Robbins Dance Division
Shelf locator: *MGZFX Geo C Fle 1
Grandville, J. J., 1803-1847 -- Fleurs animées
Statement of responsibility: Grandville del. ; Ch. Geoffroy sc.
Caption title.
Statement of responsibility: Sarazan Imp[rimerie].
Acquisition: Gift; Lillian Moore.
Biographical/historical: Plate from J.J. Grandville's Les fleurs animées (first published ca. 1847), which personified various flowers as beautiful young women in fanciful costumes. The costume and headdress of Fleur de grenadier or pomegranate are ornamented with the bright red flowers and oblong leaves of the pomegranate plant.
Physical Description
Wood engravings
Extent: 1 print : wood engraving, hand-colored ; 27 x 18 cm.
Full-length figure of a Spanish dancer, castanets in hand, stepping forward on her right foot. A second female dancer, perhaps the same dancer in profile view, is depicted at left. The outdoor setting includes a tree behind a wooden fence.
Type of Resource
Still image
RLIN/OCLC: 825122368
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b19759023
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 70a082e0-88f9-0134-ddd9-00505686a51c
Rights Statement
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Item timeline of events

  • 1819: Creator Born
  • 1847: Issued
  • 1882: Creator Died
  • 2017: Digitized
  • 2019: Found by you!
  • 2020

MLA Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. "Fleur de grenadier" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1847. http://digital.gallery.nypl.org/items/7229e3f0-8cb7-0134-e136-00505686a51c

Chicago/Turabian Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. "Fleur de grenadier" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed August 21, 2019. http://digital.gallery.nypl.org/items/7229e3f0-8cb7-0134-e136-00505686a51c

APA Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. (1847). Fleur de grenadier Retrieved from http://digital.gallery.nypl.org/items/7229e3f0-8cb7-0134-e136-00505686a51c

Wikipedia Citation

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Fleur de grenadier