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Source:   Slavery


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[Slave lying prone, reaching for the sky.]

Image ID: 807790

[Slave lying prone, reaching for the sky.] (1814)

Image Details

Image Title

:  [Slave lying prone, reaching for the sky.]

Creator

: Smirke, Robert, 1752-1845 -- Artist

Additional Name(s)

: Worthington, William Henry, ca. 1795-ca. 1839 -- Engraver

Published Date

: 1814

Specific Material Type

: Prints

Item Physical Description

: 1 print : b&w ; 23 x 19 cm. (8 3/4 x 7 1/4 in.)

Notes

: Printed on border: "R. Smirke, R.A. pinxr." "Pub. by R. Bowyer, Pall Mall, Decr. 1, 1809." "Vide page 28."

Original Source

: From The abolition of the slave trade : a poem in four parts. R. Bowyer, 1814) Montgomery, James (1771-1854), Author. Smirke, Robert (1752-1845), Artist.

Source

: Mid-Manhattan Picture Collection / Slavery

Source Description

: 2 folders (58 pictures)

Location

: Mid-Manhattan Library / Picture Collection

Catalog Call Number

: PC SLAVE

Digital ID

: 807790

Record ID

: 722405

Digital Item Published

: 10-27-2005; updated 3-25-2011

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