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Scene After Shipwreck On The Coast Of Africa, (painting)

Artist:
Biard
Type:
Paintings
Exhibition Catalogs
Date:
1876
Notes:
Appears in exhibition catalog as entry no. 551
The survivors of a wreck upon the African coast find themselves surrounded by the savage inhabitants, who strip them of their clothing, and arraying themselves in it make horrible demonstrations of delight over their victims. The physiognomy of the cannibals is admirably delineated. [P. 18.]
Picture Catalogue.
Artist address: France.
Topic:
Disaster--Shipwreck
Landscape--Africa
Landscape--Foreign--Africa
Landscape--Coast
State of Being--Death--Drowning
Figure(s) In Exterior--Water
Control number:
AECI 01580547
Data Source:
Pre-1877 Art Exhibition Catalogue Index

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