Clothing Styles of Men and Women, Peru, 1748

Description

Artist's rendition of various types of people and animals ( e.g., vicuna, llama) in colonial Peru, each type shown and identified by a letter, e.g., D, mulata (mulatto woman); E, Negro criado (black servant); F, Mulata, aelmodo qandan a Caballo (mulatto woman riding a horse). In the background (G) is a coach or calash used in Lima. On pp. 70-71, the author discusses and compares the labor performed by blacks, mulattoes and Europeans.

Source

Antonio de Ulloa, Relacion historica del viage a la America Meridional (Madrid, 1748), vol. 3, facing p. 82. (Copy in the John Carter Brown Library at Brown University)

Language

Spanish

Rights

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

Identifier

JCB_34066-5

Spatial Coverage

South America--Peru

Citation

"Clothing Styles of Men and Women, Peru, 1748 ", Slavery Images: A Visual Record of the African Slave Trade and Slave Life in the Early African Diaspora, accessed January 26, 2021, http://slaveryimages.org/s/slaveryimages/item/443
Artist's rendition of various types of people and animals ( e.g., vicuna, llama) in colonial Peru, each type shown and identified by a letter, e.g., D, mulata (mulatto woman); E, Negro criado (black servant); F, Mulata, aelmodo qandan a Caballo (mulatto woman riding a horse). In the background (G) is a coach or calash used in Lima. On pp. 70-71, the author discusses and compares the labor performed by blacks, mulattoes and Europeans.
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