Man Smoking a Pipe, ca. 1800-1825
Titled A Negro smoking a pipe, this oil painting of an unidentified man is by an unknown artist; area unknown. Subject is smoking a long stemmed white clay pipe, a very common item throughout the New World colonies. CWF identifies the painting as English, but the location of the painting is not given in the CWF files (slide courtesy of Colonial Williamsburg Foundation, image DS 91-168).
Colonial Williamsburg Foundation, image DS 91-168
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"Man Smoking a Pipe, ca. 1800-1825", Slavery Images: A Visual Record of the African Slave Trade and Slave Life in the Early African Diaspora, accessed September 25, 2022, http://slaveryimages.org/s/slaveryimages/item/1480