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Title:
Aurresku (Basque dance) in Begoña, (Bilbao province)
Document number:
919
Author:
Villa Amil, Genaro Perez de
Engraver:
Bichebois
Model maker:
Noury
Printer:
Casa de Alberto Hauser, París
Book/ Album / Dossier:
España artística y monumental : vistas y descripción de los sitios y monumentos más notables de España
Format date:
1850
Physical description:
1 30 x 39 cm engraving on a 38 x 54 cm page
Notes:
Text written by Patricio de la Escosura. It has been stamped. "The aurrescu is [...] the first part of a choreographic trilogy, called [...] Zorzico [...]. The faithful (mayors) preside over these ceremonies from villages with a silver stick [...]. The aurrescu ends [...] and the fandango begins [...]; and the entire trilogy ends with the arinari or presto..."
Subjects:
Art and Architecture-Religious buildings-Churches
Leisure-Dancing
Leisure-Festivals
Place names:
Begoña - Bizkaia
Bilbao - Bizkaia
Signature:
KM : 094 PER ESP - TOMO III - PAG. 88-89
2013 Department of Culture, Youth and Sport - Diputación Foral de Gipuzkoa