Detail View: JCB Archive of Early American Images: Tabacs

Accession number: 
05724
Record number: 
05724-3
JCB call number: 
E686 M253d
Image title: 
Tabacs
Place image published: 
[Frankfurt am Main]
Image publisher: 
[Jean David Zunner]
Image date: 
[1686]
Image function: 
plate; vol. 5, fig. 33, following p. 192
Technique: 
engraving
Image dimension height: 
14 cm.
Image dimension width: 
10.2 cm.
Page dimension height: 
20.2 cm.
Page dimension width: 
14.2 cm.
Materials medium: 
ink
Materials support: 
paper
Languages: 
French
Description: 
Preparation of tobacco. Blacks [slaves] devein, twist, and dry tobacco. A black family harvest tobacco from fields. Includes dwellings and twisting sheds.
Source creator: 
Manesson-Mallet, Allain, 1630?-1706?
Source Title: 
Description de l'univers, contenant les differents systemes du monde, les cartes generales & particulieres de la geographie ancienne & moderne ... Tome cinquième
Source place of publication: 
Francfourt sur le Main [Frankfurt am Main]
Source publisher: 
Chez Jean David Zunner
Source date: 
M DC LXXXVI [1686]
notes: 
This image derived from Jean Baptiste Labat, Nouveau voyage aux isles de l'Amerique, Paris, 1722, and expanded to include the growing of tobacco.
Time Period: 
1651-1700
Provenance/Donor: 
Acquired before 1874.
Owner and copyright: 
©John Carter Brown Library, Box 1894, Brown University, Providence, R.I. 02912