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A Negro hung alive by the Ribs to a Gallows
plate 11 from Narrative, of a Five Years' Expedition, against the Revolted Negroes of Surinam by John Gabriel Stedman, first published by Joseph Johnson and J. Edwards, London, 1796

Artist/s name
etching and engraving
18.2 x 1.2 cm (image) 23.3 x 18.0 cm (sheet, trimmed within platemark)
Place/s of Execution
London, England
Catalogue/s Raisonné
Bentley 1977, 499.2; Essick 1991, XXXIII.2
Accession Number
International Prints / International Prints and Drawings
Credit Line
National Gallery of Victoria, Melbourne
Purchased from admission funds, 1990
Gallery location
Not on display