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Fanny Cerrito

  • Object:


  • Place of origin:

    New York (City) (published)

  • Date:

    1964 (published)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Bouvier, Jules, born 1800 - died 1867 (print-maker)
    New York Public Library (publisher)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Colour-process engraving

  • Museum number:


  • Gallery location:

    Prints & Drawings Study Room, level E, case I, shelf 8, box A

Physical description

Reproduction of a lithograph depicting the Italian ballerina and choreographer Fanny Cerito. Portrait, full length, full face.

Place of Origin

New York (City) (published)


1964 (published)


Bouvier, Jules, born 1800 - died 1867 (print-maker)
New York Public Library (publisher)

Materials and Techniques

Colour-process engraving

Object history note

Part of a series, entitled 'Dancing in Prints', produced to celebrate the twentieth anniversary of the New-York Public Library Dance Collection, 1964.

Descriptive line

Colour-process engraving depicting Fanny Cerrito, 1964; a reproduction of a lithograph made by Jules Bouvier in 1842.

Bibliographic References (Citation, Note/Abstract, NAL no)

Victoria and Albert Museum Department of Prints and Drawings and Department of Paintings, Accessions 1967 . London: HMSO, 1968.


Engraving (printing process)

Subjects depicted



Portraits; Prints


Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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