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Morris dancers

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Title
Morris dancers
Names
Sherwin, J. K. (John Keyse), 1751-1790 (Engraver)
Collection

Prints depicting dance

Subjects

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1780 - 1789 (Questionable)
Place: London
Library locations
Jerome Robbins Dance Division
Shelf locator: *MGZFD Mor 1
Topics
Morris dances
Folk dancing -- England
Fools & jesters
Genres
Prints
Notes
Statement of responsibility: J. Keyse Sherwin sculpsit.
Legend: From an ancient window in the house of George Tollet Esq'r at Betley in Staffordshire.
Upper right: To be placed at the end of the 2'd part of K. Henry IV.
Physical Description
Engravings
Extent: Engraving, image: 39.2 x 18.5 cm.
Description
Twelve sections after a colored glass window, probably executed at the time of Henry VIII, depicting a may pole and the traditional characters of the Morris dance, including Maid Marian, the friar, the performer on the pipe and tabor, the dysard or fool, the hobby-horse and Morris dancers wearing garters with bells.
Type of Resource
Still image
Languages
English
Identifiers
RLIN/OCLC: NYPY737056451-F
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b12148551
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 47ae1ad0-fd79-0132-0eb9-58d385a7bbd0
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

  • 1751: Creator Born
  • 1780: Issued (Approximate)
  • 1790: Creator Died
  • 2019: Digitized
  • 2019: Found by you!
  • 2020

MLA Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. "Morris dancers" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1780 - 1789. http://digital.gallery.nypl.org/items/86e8fb40-fd7a-0132-9a5f-58d385a7bbd0

Chicago/Turabian Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. "Morris dancers" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed September 20, 2019. http://digital.gallery.nypl.org/items/86e8fb40-fd7a-0132-9a5f-58d385a7bbd0

APA Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. (1780 - 1789). Morris dancers Retrieved from http://digital.gallery.nypl.org/items/86e8fb40-fd7a-0132-9a5f-58d385a7bbd0

Wikipedia Citation

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Morris dancers