Art Hx: Visual and Medical Legacies of British Colonialism

A colored print of a Black man in a military uniform holding weapons in each hand by his side. White tents and trees populate the background, and a US flag flies above the camp. Another soldier stands in the background with a rifle bayonet.

Title: Martin Robison Delany

Artist/Maker:

Date: ca.1865

Source: National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution

Copyright/Permissions: National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution

Location(s): Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA; Harvard Medical School, USA

 

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