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Buona serata, buona cena @AdrianaCioci  Vincenzo Ciappa Tarantella

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Buona serata, buona cena @AdrianaCioci Vincenzo Ciappa Tarantella

Il saltarello! Una delle danze tradizionali italiane...

Il saltarello! Una delle danze tradizionali italiane...

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'The common dance of the Russian peasant' (plate in 'The character of the Russians' by Robert Lyall, published 1823; classmarks Kk.2.33 and Harley-Mason.b.69)    British perception | Cambridge University Library

'The common dance of the Russian peasant' (plate in 'The character of the Russians' by Robert Lyall, published classmarks and British perception

SALTARELLO NELLA CAMPAGNA ROMANA, F. Rinaldi

SALTARELLO NELLA CAMPAGNA ROMANA, F. Rinaldi

Illustration to “Sentimental Journey” by Lawrence Sterne - the dance at Amiens. Pen and grey ink and watercolour , by W Harding 1787-1792. (British Museum)) Tumblr

Illustration to "Sentimental Journey" by Lawrence Sterne - the dance at Amiens; La Fleur to l, playing his fife as servants dance in their kitchen, monkey dances with dog to l Pen and grey ink and watercolour © The Trustees of the British Museum

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jakeindy: fabionardini: (via pin de Hari Palta, Ph. Painting of the Seven Indian-Chakras Using the Sacred Lotus Flowers of Different Colors)

Angelo Zoffoli - The Waltz

off Hand made oil painting reproduction of The Waltz, one of the most famous paintings by A. Painted by an artist by the name of Zoffoli during the Rococo or Late Baroque era,.

An 1865 painting of Marie Antoinette as a child (age 10) when she performed a ballet with her brothers at wedding of their eldest brother, Emperor Joseph II to Marie of Bavaria.  The picture shows Marie dancing at Schonbrunn to the libretto ("Il trionfo d' amore") written by Pietro Metastasio for the opera that Florian Leopold Gassmann composed for the wedding celebrations.  This painting is attributed to G.Weikert (1745-1799) and is in Hofburg, Vienna, but a copy is kept at Versailles.

Maria Antonia is dancing ballet with her brothers Archduke Ferdinand of Austria and Archduke Maximilian Franz of Austria on a Fête organized to celebrate the marriage of the Holy Roman Emperor Joseph II to Princess Maria Josepha of Bavaria, 1765

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Lord Chesterfield in Britain watches those he told to dance so to learn essentially a graceful and proper way of living. This is an example of a concept of dance people came to American with.

Port Townsend Victorian Festival and Victorian Ball  held in mid-late March :)

Port Townsend Victorian Festival and Victorian Ball held in mid-late March :)

WILSON, Thomas, A description of the correct method of waltzing

The Minuet circa 1898. This oil painting was painted by Francis Brunery. Brunery was one of the renowned ‘Cardinal Painters’ painting in Paris at the end of the nineteenth century.

The Minuet circa 1898 This oil painting was painted by Francis Brunery. Brunery was one of the renowned ‘Cardinal Painters’ painting in Paris at the end of the nineteenth century.