The Tarantella Dance
- The Tarantella Dance
A couple dancing on the left, the man stepping to the side, his right arm outstretched, looking up and over his shoulder at the woman, who steps behind him, her arms raised, playing castanets, while a third woman plays a tambourine on the right; after Locke. 1799
Etching in brown ink
- Published in: London
- (Europe,British Isles,England,London)
- Height: 417 millimetres
- Width: 522 millimetres
Inscription ContentLettered below the image with the title and 'W. Lock inv. et del. / F. Bartolozzi R.A. sculp / London, Published as the Act directs, Novr. 1. 1799, by F. Bartolozzi, & Comp.'.
Annotated in pencil on the recto 'Wm Locke. Norberry Park. B. 1767. Fuseli inscribed to him his lectures.'.
British XVIIIc Unmounted Portfolio
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Object reference number: PPA211725
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