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Dinorah Quadrille

  • Object:

    Music

  • Place of origin:

    London (Published)

  • Date:

    ca. mid 19th century - late 19th century (published)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Laurent , Henri (composer)
    Brandard, John, born 1812 - died 1863 (artist)
    Brandard, Robert, born 1805 - died 1862 (artist)
    Brandard, Edward Paxman, born 1819 - died 1898 (artist)
    Boosey & Sons (publishers)
    M. & N. Hanhart (printers)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Printing ink on paper

  • Credit Line:

    Gabrielle Enthoven Collection

  • Museum number:

    S.166-2012

  • Gallery location:

    In Storage

Front cover of music sheet for Dinorah Quadrille, by Henri Laurent, possibly as performed at Covent Garden Theatre in 1859. Published in London by Boosey & Sons. Cover illustration by Brandard, printed by M&N Hanhart. Created second half 19th century - late 19th century.

Physical description

Front cover of music sheet for Dinorah Quadrille, by Henri Laurent, published in London by Boosey & Sons. Illustrated in colour with scene of Dinorah falling into the ravine, with lightning in the background. Male figures of Hoël and Corentin also feature in the illustration.
Front cover only.

Place of Origin

London (Published)

Date

ca. mid 19th century - late 19th century (published)

Artist/maker

Laurent , Henri (composer)
Brandard, John, born 1812 - died 1863 (artist)
Brandard, Robert, born 1805 - died 1862 (artist)
Brandard, Edward Paxman, born 1819 - died 1898 (artist)
Boosey & Sons (publishers)
M. & N. Hanhart (printers)

Materials and Techniques

Printing ink on paper

Marks and inscriptions

'Dinorah Quadrille / by Henry Laurent / Proce 3/- / London Boosey & Sons Musical Library, 24 & 28 Holles Street'
Printed on front cover.

'Dinorah / opera ([Mayerbeer]) / Covent-Garden 1859'
Handwritten in pencil verso, top right.

Dimensions

Height: 35.3 cm, Width: 24.8 cm

Descriptive line

Front cover of music sheet for Dinorah Quadrille, by Henri Laurent, published in London by Boosey & Sons, ca. second half 19th century.

Materials

Paper; Ink

Techniques

Printing

Categories

Entertainment & Leisure; Prints

Collection

Theatre and Performance Collection

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