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Folk and ethnic dancing on 19th-century music covers

Title
Folk and ethnic dancing on 19th-century music covers [graphic].
Publication
[184-?-187-?]

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Still imageSupervised use *MGZFD Fol 1-5Performing Arts Research Collections - Dance

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Additional Authors
Maguire, H. C., active approximately 1850-1880.
Description
  • 4 prints : lithograph, b&w; 34 x 26 cm. or smaller.
  • 1 print : engraving, b&w ;
Summary
Representations of folk or ethnic dancing from a variety of countries, created as illustrations for the covers of sheet music intended for home performance. Despite the exotic locales, the musical scores (not included in this collection) chiefly contain western musical forms.
Genre/Form
Sheet music covers.
Source (note)
  • Lillian Moore
  • Lillian Moore.
Contents
The bayaderes, a set of quadrilles ... and the bayadere waltz, by Cha[rle]s W. Glover; London, Jeffreys -- Les dames de Séville, a favorite set of waltzes, composed by Camille Schubert; London, D'Almaine / [artist's name signed on stone:] H.C. Maguire -- Les dames de Seville waltz by Camille Schubert; London, [Musical Bouquet] -- Saltarello for piano by S.B. Mills, Op. 26; New York, Wm. A. Pond, 1871 -- Vif et leger, galop brillant pour le piano par Alphonse Leduc; Paris, Alphonse Leduc / [signed on stone, but name is unclear].
Call Number
*MGZFD Fol 1-5
OCLC
792748774
Title
Folk and ethnic dancing on 19th-century music covers [graphic].
Imprint
[184-?-187-?]
Local Note
Cataloging funds provided by Friends of Jerome Robbins Dance Division.
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Source
Bayaderes Gift; Lillian Moore, 1967.
Saltarello Gift; Lillian Moore.
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Local Subject
Bayaderes.
Saltarello (Dance)
Spanish dancing.
Added Author
Maguire, H. C., active approximately 1850-1880. Lithographer
Moore, Lillian. Donor
Research Call Number
*MGZFD Fol 1-5
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