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Title
The dance on Dun-Can
Collection

Prints depicting dance

Subjects

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1786
Place: London
Publisher: publish'd by E. Jackson
Library locations
Jerome Robbins Dance Division
Shelf locator: *MGZFH Dan 1
Topics
Highland fling (Dance)
Dance -- Caricatures and cartoons
Genres
Prints
Physical Description
Engraving
Extent: Engraving, plate mark: 26.5 x 27.2 cm.
Description
Two men on a hill dancing a highland fling to a bagpipe accompaniment. One man is wearing kilts. A social or political satire with four lines of text below the image.
Type of Resource
Still image
Languages
English
Identifiers
RLIN/OCLC: NYPY887006469-F
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b12165951
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 60c92200-2971-0133-eaed-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

  • 1786: Issued
  • 2019: Digitized
  • 2019: Found by you!
  • 2020

MLA Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. "The dance on Dun-Can" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1786. http://digital.gallery.nypl.org/items/f9e95a60-2973-0133-b1f5-58d385a7bbd0

Chicago/Turabian Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. "The dance on Dun-Can" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed December 10, 2019. http://digital.gallery.nypl.org/items/f9e95a60-2973-0133-b1f5-58d385a7bbd0

APA Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. (1786). The dance on Dun-Can Retrieved from http://digital.gallery.nypl.org/items/f9e95a60-2973-0133-b1f5-58d385a7bbd0

Wikipedia Citation

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The dance on Dun-Can