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Pretos de Ganho

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Description

Brazillian men carrying large barrels along a street, one group at left with their load hanging from poles, another at right hauling the barrel along on a cart; after Lieutenant Chamberlain, illustration from 'Views and Costumes of the City and Neighbourhood of Rio de Janeiro', c.1822. Hand-coloured aquatint and etching.
Additional Makers: Print maker - John Heaviside Clark; Publisher - Thomas McLean
Inscription: Lettered below image with title and production detail: "Lt. Chamberlain R.A. delt.", "John Clarke sculpt."
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Rio de Janeiro State, Brazil

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