Danse sacrée, danse de cour, dancing à la mode … il manque parfois la joie simple qu’offre la danse paysanne :
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– Robbia, Luca della, Cantoria: first bottom relief, 1431-38, Marble, 99 x 92 cm, Museo dell’Opera del Duomo, Florence

 

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– Dürer, Albrecht, Peasant Couple Dancing, 1514, Engraving, 118 x 75 mm, Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York

 

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– Quintijn, Gillis, Illustration, 1629, Engraving, Universiteits-Bibliotheek, Amsterdam

 

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– Poelenburgh, Cornelis van, Figures Dancing near Ruin, c. 1624, Oil on panel, 49 x 59 cm, Institute of Arts, Detroit

 

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– Rubens, Peter Paul, Dance of Italian Villagers, c. 1636, Oil on wood, 73 x 106 cm, Museo del Prado, Madrid

 

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– Claude Lorrain, Landscape with Dancing Figures (The Mill), 1648, Oil on canvas, 150,6 x 197,8 cm, Galleria Doria Pamphilj, Rome

 

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– Gijsels, Pieter, Kermesse, Oil on copper, 10 x 15 cm, Private collection

 

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– Watteau, Jean-Antoine, The Country Dance, 1706-10, Oil on canvas, 50 x 60 cm, Museum of Art, Indianapolis

 

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– Watteau, Jean-Antoine, The Shepherds, 1717-19, Oil on canvas, 56 x 81 cm, Schloss Charlottenburg, Berlin

 

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– Pierre, Jean-Baptiste-Marie, Landscape with Peasants Playing Music and Dancing, 1735-40, Oil on canvas, 61 x 77 cm, Private collection

 

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– Loutherbourg, Philip Jacques de, Shepherd and Shepherdess Dancing, Oil on canvas, 37 x 45 cm, Private collection

 

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– Gauguin, Paul, Breton Girls Dancing, 1888, Oil on canvas, 73 x 93 cm, National Gallery of Art, Washington

 

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P.-S. : réminiscences du hip-hop ?

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– Unknown spanish sculptor, Relief panel, 1100-50, Ivory, height 27 cm, Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York