image courtesy of Wellcome Library, London | Licence: CC BY 4.0
image courtesy of Wellcome Library, London | Licence: CC BY 4.0

Slave traders have arrived on an island to enslave some of its black inhabitants, one distraught man is in a boat, another is being threatened with a knife.

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Description

Coloured stipple engraving by Citoyenne. Rollet after George Morland.

Inscription: Traite des Nêgres. Painted by G. Morland. Gravé par Citnne. Rollet.
Additional makers: Rollet, Citoyenne.

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image courtesy of Wellcome Library, London

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Location

West Africa

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