image © Trustees of the British Museum | Licence: CC BY-NC-SA 4.0
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Koo, Koo, Or Actor-Boy

1837-1838

Print after Isaac Mendez Belisario

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Title

Koo, Koo, Or Actor-Boy

Date

1837-1838

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Description

A crowd of black men and a white woman surrounding a man dressed in elaborate costume, in a street in Kingston, Jamaica. 1837-38. Hand-coloured lithograph.
Additional Makers: Print maker - Isaac Mendez Belisario; Publisher - Adolphe Duperly
Inscription: Inscribed with title and publication details: "Drawn from Life, and Lithog. by I.M.Belisario./ "Koo, Koo, or Actor-Boy"/ Kingston, Jamaica./ Printed by A.Duperly"
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Kingston, Surrey County, Jamaica

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