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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
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
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1945-
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Kriz, Kay Dian
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
N8214.5.W38
LC item number
K75 2008
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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Paul Mellon Centre for Studies in British Art
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  • West Indies, British
  • 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
Note
"Published for The Paul Mellon Centre for Studies in British Art."
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 257-273) and index
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
191243100
Dimensions
26 cm
Extent
ix, 284 p.
Isbn
9780300140620
Isbn Type
(cloth : alk. paper)
Lccn
2008011986
Other physical details
ill. (some col.)
System control number
(OCoLC)191243100
Label
Slavery, sugar, and the culture of refinement : picturing the British West Indies, 1700-1840, Kay Dian Kriz
Publication
Note
"Published for The Paul Mellon Centre for Studies in British Art."
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 257-273) and index
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
191243100
Dimensions
26 cm
Extent
ix, 284 p.
Isbn
9780300140620
Isbn Type
(cloth : alk. paper)
Lccn
2008011986
Other physical details
ill. (some col.)
System control number
(OCoLC)191243100

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