A Negro boy on the River Gaboon on the coast of Africa receiving punishment for stealing chickens.

Attributed to
Rowlandson, Thomas, 1756-1827 [Browse]
Format
Visual material
Published/​Created
n.d.
Description
1 item ; sheet 22 x 18.3 cm.

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Notes
  • Medium: Pencil drawings, Pen drawings on laid paper
  • Depiction: Woman with whip beats boy tied to pole.
  • Watermark [partial].
  • Unsigned.
  • TR made a number of imaginary depictions of West Africa e.g. se Ivory Coast West Africa. Baskett&Snelgrove1977 #47 p22 <YCBA B1975.3.143>.
Source acquisition
Gift of Dickson Q. Brown, Princeton University Class of 1895.
References
Rothrock no. A38
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