Fanny Elssler in the Shadow Dance

Description (Brief)
Black and white print of a ballet dancer (Fanny Elssler in her role as La Sylphide) on point beside a moonlit shore of a lake.
Location
Currently not on view
date made
1846
depicted
Elssler, Fanny
maker
Sarony & Major
place made
United States: New York, New York
Physical Description
paper (overall material)
ink (overall material)
Measurements
image: 8 in x 11 3/4 in; 20.32 cm x 29.845 cm
ID Number
DL.60.2660
catalog number
60.2660
accession number
228146
Credit Line
Harry T. Peters "America on Stone" Lithography Collection
subject
Costume
Chronology: 1840-1849
Dancing
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Data Source
National Museum of American History

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