CALL NUMBER: PGA - Mason & Maas--Captain Paul Cuffee 1812 (A size) [P&P]
REPRODUCTION NUMBER: LC-DIG-ppmsca-07615 (digital file from original print)LC-USZ62-26174 (b&w film copy neg.)
RIGHTS INFORMATION: No known restrictions on publication.
SUMMARY: Print shows a silhouette head-and-shoulders portrait of Paul Cuffe, a prosperous businessman and sea captain, above a ship docked in a tropical region, possibly Sierra Leone.
MEDIUM: 1 print : engraving.
Mason & Maas.
Title from item.
Printed on item: Engraved for Abrm. L. Pennock by Mason & Maas.
Printed on item: From a drawing by John Pole, M.D., of Bristol, Eng.
Inscribed on item: Paul Cuffee died in 1817 aged 66. He was a (?) Negro Captain of his own ships.
Exhibited: Portraits of a People: Picturing African Americans in the Nineteenth Century, Addison Gallery of American Art, Andover, MA and other venues.
Cuffe, Paul,--1759-1817. African Americans--1810-1820. Ships--American--1810-1820.
Silhouettes 1810-1820.Portrait prints 1810-1820.Engravings 1810-1820.
REPOSITORY: Library of Congress Prints and Photographs Division Washington, D.C. 20540 USA
DIGITAL ID: (digital file from original print) ppmsca 07615 http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.pnp/ppmsca.07615 (digital file from b&w film copy neg.) cph 3a52847 http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.pnp/cph.3a52847
CONTROL #: 2005684432
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