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Jeune éphésienne semant des fleurs (choeurs) dans Olimpie, tragédie lyrique, ballet du 3e acte

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Title
Jeune éphésienne semant des fleurs (choeurs) dans Olimpie, tragédie lyrique, ballet du 3e acte
Additional title: Recueil des costumes de théâtre
Names
Garneray, Auguste, 1785-1824 (Costume designer)
Engelmann, G. (Godefroy), 1788-1839 (Printer of plates)
Collection

Prints depicting dance

Theatrical dancers, singly or in pairs

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1820 - 1829 (Questionable)
Library locations
Jerome Robbins Dance Division
Shelf locator: *MGZFB Gar A Oli 1
Topics
Spontini, Gaspare, 1774-1851
Ballet dancers -- 19th century
Opera ballet
Genres
Prints
Costume design drawings
Notes
Acquisition: Gift; Jean-Louis Tamvaco, 1992.
Biographical/historical: Costume design by Auguste Garneray, printed by the lithographic firm of G. Engelmann, and published as plate 15 in Auguste Vizentini's Recueil des costumes de théâtre (182-?).
Biographical/historical: Gaspare Spontini's Olimpie, a form of opera known as tragédie lyrique, was first presented at the Académie Royale de Musique, or Paris Opéra, in December 1819. A new French version was performed at the Opéra in 1826.
Physical Description
Lithographs
Extent: 20 x 12 cm.
Hand-colored
Library's copy has been trimmed and lacks captions and identifying data.
Description
Depiction of a female dancer in a costume evocative of ancient Greece, with bare feet. She carries a basket of flowers, and curves her right arm over her head as she strews their petals.
Type of Resource
Still image
Identifiers
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b19724461
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): ba65f2f0-18c1-0131-a4a5-58d385a7bbd0
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

  • 1785: Creator Born
  • 1820: Issued (Approximate)
  • 1824: Creator Died
  • 2019: Digitized
  • 2019: Found by you!
  • 2020

MLA Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. "Jeune éphésienne semant des fleurs (choeurs) dans Olimpie, tragédie lyrique, ballet du 3e acte" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1820 - 1829. http://digital.gallery.nypl.org/items/ae935d00-a950-0131-3601-58d385a7b928

Chicago/Turabian Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. "Jeune éphésienne semant des fleurs (choeurs) dans Olimpie, tragédie lyrique, ballet du 3e acte" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed September 19, 2019. http://digital.gallery.nypl.org/items/ae935d00-a950-0131-3601-58d385a7b928

APA Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. (1820 - 1829). Jeune éphésienne semant des fleurs (choeurs) dans Olimpie, tragédie lyrique, ballet du 3e acte Retrieved from http://digital.gallery.nypl.org/items/ae935d00-a950-0131-3601-58d385a7b928

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Jeune éphésienne semant des fleurs (choeurs) dans Olimpie, tragédie lyrique, ballet du 3e acte