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Mrs. Honey as Psyche.: Drawn from life by Edward Novello & on stone by R. J. Lane.

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Title
Mrs. Honey as Psyche.: Drawn from life by Edward Novello & on stone by R. J. Lane.
Additional title: Cupid.
Names
Honey, Laura Young
Collection

Prints depicting dance

Theatrical dancers, singly or in pairs

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1832 (Questionable)
Place: London
Issuance: single unit
Library locations
Jerome Robbins Dance Division
Shelf locator: *MGZFB Hon L Cup 2
Topics
Cupid and Psyche (Choreographic work)
Prints (Graphic arts) -- Ballet -- 19th century
Ballet
Genres
Prints
Notes
Biographical/historical: Laura Honey as Psyche in "Cupid," a burlesque performed at the Adelphi (London), in 1832.
Content: Full length with her left foot forward, right foot extended back, left hand raised in an admonishing gesture, right hand at her waist; wearing a costume with elaborate wing-like sleeves and a butterfly as a headdress. Note: Psyche means butterfly in Greek.
Physical Description
Lithograph, vignette,
Extent: 32.2 x 21.8 cm.
Type of Resource
Still image
Identifiers
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b12148920
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 7244fcf0-18c3-0131-9f75-58d385a7bbd0
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

  • 1832: Issued
  • 2019: Digitized
  • 2019: Found by you!
  • 2020

MLA Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. "Mrs. Honey as Psyche." The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1832. http://digital.gallery.nypl.org/items/88ed0ac0-b6dc-0132-8802-58d385a7bbd0

Chicago/Turabian Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. "Mrs. Honey as Psyche." New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed September 18, 2019. http://digital.gallery.nypl.org/items/88ed0ac0-b6dc-0132-8802-58d385a7bbd0

APA Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. (1832). Mrs. Honey as Psyche. Retrieved from http://digital.gallery.nypl.org/items/88ed0ac0-b6dc-0132-8802-58d385a7bbd0

Wikipedia Citation

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Mrs. Honey as Psyche.