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The skinning of the Aboma Snake shot by Cap. Stedman
plate 19 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
18.3 x 13.1 cm (image) 25.5 x 19.9 cm (sheet)
Place/s of Execution
London, England
Catalogue/s Raisonné
Bentley 1977, 499.5; Essick 1991, XXXIII.5
Accession Number
Credit Line
National Gallery of Victoria, Melbourne
Purchased from admission funds, 1990
Gallery location
Not on display