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La classe de danse = A dancing class : Monsr. Coulon's Academy / etched by E. Salmon, [after a painting by] A. Ludovici.

Image ID: 1619180

La classe de danse = A dancing class : Monsr. Coulon's Academy / etched by E. Salmon, [after a painting by] A. Ludovici.  [Monsr. Coulon's Academy.] (Mar. 3, 1883)


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Image Title

:  La classe de danse = A dancing class : Monsr. Coulon's Academy / etched by E. Salmon, [after a painting by] A. Ludovici.

Alternate Title

: Monsr. Coulon's Academy.

Creator

: Salmon, Emile Frédéric, 1840-1913 -- Etcher

Additional Name(s)

: Ludovici, Albert, 1852-1932 -- Artist

Published Date

: Mar. 3, 1883

Medium

: Etchings -- Hand-colored

Specific Material Type

: prints

Item Physical Description

: 1 print : etching, hand col. 37 x 52 cm.

Notes

: Gift; Martha Swope; 2005. Note 2.) Image depicts 13 girls of varying ages in brightly colored dresses, standing in front of their dance teacher, imitating his movement (tendu devant). The dance teacher instructs from the opposite side of the room near a piano, gesturing with a cane. Two older women sit behind the line of girls, conversing with each other.

Source

: Prints depicting dance / Theatrical dancers in groups or more than two but not in a ballet or theatrical dance scene

Location

: The New York Public Library for the Performing Arts / Jerome Robbins Dance Division

Catalog Call Number

: *MGZFG Sal E Cla 1

Digital ID

: 1619180

Record ID

: 1760820

Digital Item Published

: 3-3-2008; updated 8-1-2011

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