Top Deck of French Slave Ship, 19th cent.

Source

Color lithograph by Pretexat Oursel, 19th cent., original in Musée d'Histoire de la Ville et du Pays Malouin, Saint Malo, France. Published in the exhibition catalog Les Anneaux de la Memoire: Nantes-Europe-Afriques-Ameriques, Chateau des Ducs de Bretagne, Nantes, France, Dec. 1992-Feb. 1994.

Description

Transport des Negres dans les Colonies (transport of blacks to the colonies) shows close-up of top deck of slaver with Africans and European sailors; barrier on deck separates African men and women.

Creator

Oursel, Pretexat

Date Created

1800-1900

Language

French

Rights

Metadata is available under Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial 4.0 International

Identifier

E009
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