Africans Forced to Dance on Deck of Slave Ship, early 19th cent.

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Image Reference

Amédée Grehan (ed.), La France Maritime (Paris, 1837), vol. 3, facing p. 179.

Captioned, "Danse de Negres," the illustration accompanies an article on the slave trade. Also published in Anthony Tibbles (ed.), Transatlantic Slavery: Against Human Dignity (London: HMSO, 1994; fig. 5) where the author's name is erroneously transposed as Grehan Amedee.