Black Servant, Martinique, early 19th cent.

Description

Creole de la Martinique, depicts black servant bringing refreshments to a creole man and woman--native born whites, described at length, as is the island's slave population, on pp. 292-93

Source

A. [Abel] Hugo, France pittoresque ou description pittoresque, topographique et statistique des départments et colonies de la France (Paris, 1835), vol. 3, facing p. 292 (top). (Copy in Library Company of Philadelphia)

Language

French

Rights

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

Identifier

LCP-46

Spatial Coverage

Caribbean--Martinique

Citation

"Black Servant, Martinique, early 19th cent.", Slavery Images: A Visual Record of the African Slave Trade and Slave Life in the Early African Diaspora, accessed April 5, 2020, http://www.slaveryimages.org/s/slaveryimages/item/464
Creole de la Martinique, depicts black servant bringing refreshments to a creole man and woman--native born whites, described at length, as is the island's slave population, on pp. 292-93
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