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The voyage of the Sable Venus, from Angola to the West Indies.

Image ID: 1623900

The voyage of the Sable Venus, from Angola to the West Indies. (1793)

Image Details

Image Title

:  The voyage of the Sable Venus, from Angola to the West Indies.

Creator

: Stothard, Thomas, 1755-1834 -- Artist

Additional Name(s)

: Grainger, W. -- Engraver

Created Date

: 1793

Medium

: Engravings

Specific Material Type

: prints

Item Physical Description

: 1 print : b&w ; 22 x 16.5 cm.

Notes

: A romanticized allegory depicting the bringing of Africans to the Caribbean to work as slaves in the British West Indies. Source information not available.

Source

: Wonders: Images of the Ancient World / Mythology -- Venus

Source Description

: 1 folder (15 pictures) ; 1 oversize folder (3 pictures)

Location

: Mid-Manhattan Library / Picture Collection

Catalog Call Number

: PC-WON MYT-Ven

Digital ID

: 1623900

Record ID

: 1762293

Digital Item Published

: 8-5-2008; updated 3-25-2011

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