Search the Collections

Black Slave Holding A Horse By The Bridle, from the series Plusieurs têtes coifées à la persienne
Black Slave Holding A Horse By The Bridle, from the series Plusieurs têtes coifées à la persienne
Publisher:
Date:
1650
Location:
Not on display
Century:
Media:
Etching
Dimensions:
9.6 x 7.4 cm (image)
Department:
Object Type:
Country:
Continent:
Europe
Accession Number:
1968.21.42
Acquisition Date:
1968-01-01
Credit Line:

Gift of Thomas Carr Howe, Jr.

AiIn an oval frame, a half-length portrait of a black youth wearing a fringed turban, with a leopard skin draped over his arm, holding the bridle of a horse wearing a plumed headdress.