Musical Instruments, Brazil, 17th cent.

Description

Caption, Negers speelende op kalabassen (Negroes playing upon calabashes); shows a man and a woman, latter with a tambourine. Also published in A. Churchill, ed., A collection of voyages (London, 1704), vol. 2, facing p. 146 and other editions of Awnsham and John Churchill (compilers), Collection of Voyages, e.g., London, 1732, with article Mr. John Nieuhoff's remarkable voyages and travels to Brazil.

Source

Johan Nieuhof, Gedenkweerdige brasiliaense zee en lant-reize door verscheide gewesten van oostindien ... (Amsterdam, 1682). (Copy in the John Carter Brown Library at Brown University)

Creator

Nieuhof, Johan

Language

Dutch

Rights

Image is in the public domain. Metadata is available under Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial 4.0 International.

Identifier

NW0163

Spatial Coverage

South America--Brazil

Citation

"Musical Instruments, Brazil, 17th cent.", Slavery Images: A Visual Record of the African Slave Trade and Slave Life in the Early African Diaspora, accessed April 10, 2020, http://www.slaveryimages.org/s/slaveryimages/item/1023
Caption, Negers speelende op kalabassen (Negroes playing upon calabashes); shows a man and a woman, latter with a tambourine. Also published in A. Churchill, ed., A collection of voyages (London, 1704), vol. 2, facing p. 146 and other editions of Awnsham and John Churchill (compilers), Collection of Voyages, e.g., London, 1732, with article Mr. John Nieuhoff's remarkable voyages and travels to Brazil.
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