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Conservatoire de la Danse Moderne, Le
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Conservatoire de la Danse Moderne, Le

by QUILLENBOIS, pseudonym of Charles Marie de Sarcus; SARCUS, Charles Marie de

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Paris: Chez Aubert & Cie., 1845. The Academy of Modern Dance"Forty-Four Highly Amusing, Hand Colored Vignettes Depicting Parisian Dances[QUILLENBOIS, pseudonym of Charles-Marie de Sarcus, illustrator]. Le Conservatoire de la Danse Moderne. Charges Parisiennes. Paris: Chez Aubert & Cie, [1845]. Folio (13 1/4 x 9 3/4 inches; 337 x 248 mm.). [1, advertisement], [1, blank], 16 pp Aubert et Cie. catalog bound in at end. Twelve superb hand-colored lithographed plates, containing forty-four humorous captioned vignettes depicting 'The Academy of Modern Dance.' Plates heightened with gum arabic. The plates are all titled: "Conservatoire de Danse Moderne" and are numbered from 1 - 12. Each of the forty-four hand-colored vignettes is captioned.Publisher's yellow pictorial boards, corners a little rounded otherwise very fine. Chemised in a brown buckram portfolio within a matching brown buckram slipcase with a facsimile of the original cover pasted on front panel."The artist, under the pseudonym Quillenbois,… Read more
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