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The Resource Slavery, sugar, and the culture of refinement : picturing the British West Indies, 1700-1840, Kay Dian Kriz

Slavery, sugar, and the culture of refinement : picturing the British West Indies, 1700-1840, Kay Dian Kriz

Label
Slavery, sugar, and the culture of refinement : picturing the British West Indies, 1700-1840
Title
Slavery, sugar, and the culture of refinement
Title remainder
picturing the British West Indies, 1700-1840
Statement of responsibility
Kay Dian Kriz
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
IT-FiEUI
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1945-
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Kriz, Kay Dian
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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  • Social classes in art
  • Blacks in art
  • Slavery in art
  • Art, British
  • Art, British
Label
Slavery, sugar, and the culture of refinement : picturing the British West Indies, 1700-1840, Kay Dian Kriz
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
"Published for The Paul Mellon Centre for Studies in British Art."
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 257-273) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Contents
Introduction. Assessing the culture of refinement -- Curiosities, commodities and transplanted bodies in Hans Sloane's Voyage to ... Jamaica -- Marketing mulâtresses in Agostino Brunias's West Indian scenes -- The physiognomy and pathology of "black humor" : caricature and the West Indies on the eve of abolition -- Making a black folk : Belisario's Sketches of character -- Torrid zones and detoxified landscapes : picturing Jamaica, 1825-1840
Control code
FIEB16766969
Dimensions
27 cm.
Extent
ix, 284 pages
Isbn
9780300140620
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations (some color)
System control number
(OCoLC)191243100
Label
Slavery, sugar, and the culture of refinement : picturing the British West Indies, 1700-1840, Kay Dian Kriz
Publication
Copyright
Note
"Published for The Paul Mellon Centre for Studies in British Art."
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 257-273) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Contents
Introduction. Assessing the culture of refinement -- Curiosities, commodities and transplanted bodies in Hans Sloane's Voyage to ... Jamaica -- Marketing mulâtresses in Agostino Brunias's West Indian scenes -- The physiognomy and pathology of "black humor" : caricature and the West Indies on the eve of abolition -- Making a black folk : Belisario's Sketches of character -- Torrid zones and detoxified landscapes : picturing Jamaica, 1825-1840
Control code
FIEB16766969
Dimensions
27 cm.
Extent
ix, 284 pages
Isbn
9780300140620
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations (some color)
System control number
(OCoLC)191243100

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