Art Hx: Visual and Medical Legacies of British Colonialism

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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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