Black Thorn by Gabriel Shire Tregear

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Black Thorn
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Print size 28.0 x 35.5 cm
Size of image:
22.7 x 30.5 cm
Frame: Unframed
Availability Ready to print

Image Details

Title:
Black Thorn
Artist:
Gabriel Shire Tregear
Product code:
E9951
Copyright:
© National Maritime Museum, Greenwich, London, Michael Graham-Stewart Slavery Collection. Acquired with the assistance of the Heritage Lottery Fund

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This satirical print shows a large European man carrying a whip and smoking a long pipe. Unseen around the corner, an African man waits holding a club. The intertwined characteristics of slave-holding societies, luxury and violence, are parodied and exposed in this print.
Gabriel Shire Tregear

The Artist: Gabriel Shire Tregear

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