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Japan Embassy's ball dance card

Unknown1915-11-10

Museu da Moda Brasileira

Museu da Moda Brasileira
Rio de Janeiro, Brazil

Card in light color. Cover with frieze decoration in golden relief, bringing to the center roses also in relief, framed by gold decoration. On the back cover, printed: "10 novembrer 1915 Ball, Embassy of Japon" and above, flower in high relief. On the central pages, program with fifteen dances, being: 1 quadrille (country dance), 10 waltzes and 4 two steps; Female names written by pencil: Zaira (twice), Bebelle, Gabrielle and Luzia. Program attached to the card with a light green cord.

Details

  • Title: Japan Embassy's ball dance card
  • Creator: Unknown
  • Date Created: 1915-11-10
  • Location Created: Brasil
  • Physical Dimensions: A 12.7 X L 13.6 cm (aberto)
  • Provenance: On the card, the lady or gentleman wrote down the names of each partner with whom she or he would dance throughout the night next to the name of the dance and the songs programmed for the dance. Attached to the card, there was always a pencil hanging from a cord or band that were tied to the wrist.
  • Type: Dance card
  • Photographer: Luke Garcia
  • Rights: GOVERNO DO ESTADO DO RIO DE JANEIRO / SECRETARIA DE ESTADO DE CULTURA / FUNDAÇÃO ANITA MANTUANO DE ARTES DO ESTADO DO RIO DE JANEIRO – FUNARJ / CASA DA MARQUESA DE SANTOS - MUSEU DA MODA BRASILEIRA
  • Medium: Paper, cotton, wood, print

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