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Pierot / Pierrot - Kadan, Czechia
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member ashberry
N 50° 22.617 E 013° 16.334
33U E 377150 N 5581970
Quick Description: Socha Pierot v Kadani na hradbách / Statue of Pierrot in Kadan on the walls
Location: Ústecký kraj, Czechia
Date Posted: 8/4/2019 11:41:08 AM
Waymark Code: WM112FJ
Published By: Groundspeak Regular Member Math Teacher
Views: 5

Long Description:
CZ: Socha Pierot je dílem kadanské výtvarnice Jitky Krivancové z roku 1996 a najdeme ji v Kadani na hradbách, blízko vchodu do Katovy ulicky.

Pierot je puvodní postava francouzského lidového divadla. Vystupuje v dlouhých bílých šatech s velkými knoflíky, se širokým bílým baretem a bíle nalíceným oblicejem. Vetšinou se objevuje v pantomime, obvykle je to komická postava, casto zhrzený milovník.

ENG: The Pierrot statue is the work of Jitka Krivancová, a Kadan artist from 1996 and can be found in Kadan on the city walls, near the entrance to Katova ulicka (Executioner's aisle).

Pierrot is a stock character of pantomime and commedia dell'arte whose origins are in the late seventeenth-century Italian troupe of players performing in Paris and known as the Comédie-Italienne; the name is a diminutive of Pierre (Peter), via the suffix -ot. She performs in a long white dress with large buttons, with a wide white beret and white-faced face. He usually appears in pantomime, usually a comic character, often an angered lover.

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Character Type: Theatre

Character originator: Comédie - Italienne

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Address or Location:
Katova ulička, Kadaň, Chomutov district


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