Title: Orange-flowered plant, with example of a grey and orange moth, from an album of 91 drawings entitled ‘Merian’s Drawings of Surinam Insects &c’; with blue caterpillar and chrysalis Watercolour and bodycolour, with pen and grey ink, on vellum

Artist/Maker: Maria Sibylla Merian

Date: ca. 1701-1705

Source: The British Museum

Copyright/Permissions: © Trustees of the British Museum. Attribution-NonCommercial-ShareAlike 4.0 International (CC BY-NC-SA 4.0)

Location(s): Suriname

 

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Categories: Enslaved Medicine and Healers Gender and Sex Gynecology Natural Medicine Reproductive Medicine

Title: Manner of Bush-fighting by the African Negroes [top]. Gradation of Shades between Europe & Africa [bottom]

Artist/Maker: John Gabriel Stedman

Date: December 1, 1791

Source: The John Carter Brown Library, Brown University

Copyright/Permissions: Manner of Bush-fighting by the African Negroes [top]. Gradation of Shades between Europe & Africa [bottom]. December 1, 1791. In Narrative, of a five years’ expedition, against the revolted Negroes of Surinam … Vol. II. plate 54; vol. 2, following p. 98. London: J. Johnson, St. Paul’s Church Yard, & J. Edwards, Pall Mall, 1796. Courtesy of the John Carter Brown Library. Attribution-ShareAlike 4.0 International (CC BY-SA 4.0)

Location(s): London, England; Suriname

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Categories: Taxonomies War and Military

Title: The celebrated Graman Quacy

Artist/Maker: William Blake

Date: December 2, 1793

Source: The John Carter Brown Library, Brown University

Copyright/Permissions: William Blake, The celebrated Graman Quacy, December 2, 1793, Handcolored engraving. In Narrative, of a five years’ expedition, against the revolted Negroes of Surinam by John Gabriel Stedman. Plate 76; vol. 2, following p. 348. London: J. Johnson, St. Paul’s Church Yard, 1796. Courtesy of the John Carter Brown Library. Attribution-ShareAlike 4.0 International (CC BY-SA 4.0)

Location(s): London, England; Suriname

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Categories: Enslaved Medicine and Healers Indigenous Medicine and Healers

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