Plantation Life - Brazil

Description

Black men and women engaged in various phases of preparing manioc or cassava. This illustration is not described in Blake, but is undoubtedly derived from Johann Moritz Rugendas, Voyage Pittoresque dans le Bresil (Paris, 1835). See image reference NW0294 on this website.

Source

William O. Blake, The History of Slavery and the Slave Trade (Columbus, Ohio, 1862), facing p. 208; also found in earlier editions

Creator

Ruengas, Johann Mortiz

Date Created

1900s

Language

English

Rights

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

Identifier

BLAKE3

Spatial Coverage

South America--Brazil

Citation

"Plantation Life - Brazil", Slavery Images: A Visual Record of the African Slave Trade and Slave Life in the Early African Diaspora, accessed February 23, 2020, http://www.slaveryimages.org/s/slaveryimages/item/2440
Black men and women engaged in various phases of preparing manioc or cassava. This illustration is not described in Blake, but is undoubtedly derived from Johann Moritz Rugendas, Voyage Pittoresque dans le Bresil (Paris, 1835). See image reference NW0294 on this website.
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