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Title Slave portraiture in the Atlantic world [electronic resource] / [edited by] Agnes Lugo-Ortiz, Angela Rosenthal.
Publication Info. Cambridge ; New York : Cambridge University Press, 2012.
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Description 1 online resource.
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Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Introduction: envisioning slave portraiture / Angela Rosenthal and Agnes Lugo-Ortiz -- I. Visibility and invisibility -- Slavery and the possibilities of portraiture / Marcia Pointon -- Subjectivity and slavery in portraiture: from courtly to commercial societies / David Bindman -- Looking for Scipio Moorhead: an "African painter" in revolutionary North America / Eric Slauter -- II. Slave portraiture, colonialism, and modern imperial culture -- Three gentlemen from Esmeralda: a portrait fit for a king / Tom Cummins -- Metamorphoses of the self in early-modern Spain: slave portraiture and the case of Juan de Pareja / Carmen Fracchia -- Of sailors and slaves: portraiture, property, and the trials of circum-Atlantic subjectivities, c. 1750-1830 / Geoff Quilley -- Between violence and redemption: slave portraiture in early plantation Cuba / Agnes Lugo-Ortiz -- III. Subjects to scientific and ethnographic knowledge -- Albert Eckhout's African Woman and Child (1641): ethnographic portraiture, slavery, and the New World subject / Rebecca P. Brienen -- Embodying African knowledge in colonial Surinam: two William Blake engravings in Stedman's 1796 Narrative / Susan Scott Parrish -- Exquisite empty shells: sculpted slave portraits and the French ethnographic turn / James Smalls -- IV. Facing Abolition -- Who is the subject? Marie-Guilhelmine Benoist's Portrait d'une Ne'gresse / Viktoria Schmidt-Linsenhoff -- The many faces of Toussaint Loverture / Helen Weston -- Cinqué: a heroic portrait for the abolitionist cause / Toby Chieffo-Reidway -- The Intrepid Mariner Simão: visual histories of blackness in the Luso-Atlantic at the end of the slave trade / Daryle Williams.
Reproduction Electronic reproduction. Perth, W.A. Available via World Wide Web.
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Subject Slavery in art.
Portraits.
Slavery -- Atlantic Ocean Region -- History.
Added Author Lugo-Ortiz, Agnes I.
Rosenthal, Angela.
Ebooks Corporation
Related To Original 9781107004399 110700439X (DLC) 2011036251
ISBN 1107345162 (electronic bk.)
9781107345164 (electronic bk.)
9781107004399 (hardback)
110700439X (hardback)
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