Indigo Manufacture, French West Indies, 18th cent.

Description

Various phases of indigo cultivation and processing are shown in this engraving and details are given in the text. See also images Pomet-92 and NW0010 on this website.

Source

Jean Baptiste Labat, Nouveau voyage aux isles de l'Amerique (Paris, 1742), Vol. 1, following p. 268. (Copy in the John Carter Brown Library at Brown University)

Language

French

Rights

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

Identifier

JCB_35892-10

Spatial Coverage

Caribbean

Citation

"Indigo Manufacture, French West Indies, 18th cent.", Slavery Images: A Visual Record of the African Slave Trade and Slave Life in the Early African Diaspora, accessed April 13, 2021, http://slaveryimages.org/s/slaveryimages/item/1030
Various phases of indigo cultivation and processing are shown in this engraving and details are given in the text. See also images Pomet-92 and NW0010 on this website.
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