Sources for understanding Sallé's Pigmalion

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Choreographer Marie Sallé's Pigmalion of 1735 has long been recognised as one of the most seminal dance works of the period. Yet no choreography survives. This article draws on written, musical, and iconographical evidence of the period to illuminate this previously inaccessible production.
Original languageEnglish
Article number4
Pages (from-to)5-24
Number of pages20
Issue numbernull
Publication statusPublished - 2008


  • dance history, music history

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