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Title
The belle of the ballet
Additional title: Sketch (London, England)
Names
Price, Julius M. (Julius Mendes), d. 1924. (Artist)
Collection

Prints depicting dance

Theatrical dancers, singly or in pairs

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1899
Place: London
Library locations
Jerome Robbins Dance Division
Shelf locator: *MGZFX Pri J Bel 1
Topics
Ballerinas -- 19th century
Dancers -- 19th century
Genres
Prints
Notes
Statement of responsibility: painted by Julius Price.
Caption title.
Statement of responsibility: Printed by Orford Smith, L[ith]o[grapher?], St. Albans.
Biographical/historical: Color plate published as a supplement to the Christmas number of the London periodical The Sketch, which appeared weekly.
Biographical/historical: Julius Mendes Price, 1857-1924, was a British painter and illustrator. He contributed drawings of the Italian front to the Illustrated London News during World War I.
Physical Description
Lithographs
Extent: 1 print : lithograph, color ; 49 x 35 cm.
Description
Portrayal of a female dancer, seated backstage behind a theatrical flat. She clasps her hands around her raised left knee. The skirt of her tutu, which has been raised behind her to prevent crushing, forms a flower-like frame around her.
Type of Resource
Still image
Languages
English
Identifiers
RLIN/OCLC: 825562845
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b19759937
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): a54758e0-89be-0134-434f-00505686a51c
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

  • 1899: Issued
  • 2019: Digitized
  • 2020: Found by you!
  • 2021

MLA Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. "The belle of the ballet" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1899. http://digital.gallery.nypl.org/items/c6c84550-8cc7-0134-6ee2-00505686a51c

Chicago/Turabian Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. "The belle of the ballet" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed January 29, 2020. http://digital.gallery.nypl.org/items/c6c84550-8cc7-0134-6ee2-00505686a51c

APA Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. (1899). The belle of the ballet Retrieved from http://digital.gallery.nypl.org/items/c6c84550-8cc7-0134-6ee2-00505686a51c

Wikipedia Citation

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The belle of the ballet