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Creator:
Agostino Brunias, 1728–1796, Italian, active in Britain (1758–70; 1777-80s)
Title:

West Indian Women of Color, with a Child and Black Servant

Former Title(s):

Two Carib Women, a Child Holding ghe Hand of One [1985, Cormack, YCBA Concise Catalogue]

Two West Indian Women of Color, a Child Holding the Hand of One and attendant Black Servant

Date:
ca. 1780
Medium:
Oil on canvas
Dimensions:
Support (PTG): 12 1/4 x 9 7/8 inches (31.1 x 25.1 cm)
Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1981.25.83
Classification:
Paintings
Collection:
Paintings and Sculpture
Subject Terms:
basket | boys | child | cliff | costume | Creole | genre subject | gesture | landscape | mountains | servant | trees | women
Associated Places:
West Indies
Access:
Not on view
Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:593
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Malcolm Cormack, A Concise Catalogue of Paintings in the Yale Center for British Art, Yale Center for British Art, New Haven, CT, 1985, pp. 46-47, N590.2 A83 (YCBA)

Prospects of Empire : slavery and ecology in eighteenth-century Atlantic Britain : an exhibition at the Lewis Walpole Library, Yale University, 20 October 2014 through May 1, 2015, Yale University Library, New Haven, CT, 2015, p. 19, no. 2, V 2578 (YCBA)


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