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Marble statuette of a slave boy with a lantern

Adaptation of a Hellenistic work of the 3rd century B.C.This statuette is a good example of a well-known subject, the servant waiting to escort his master home. A Hellenistic terracotta statuette from the Fayum... more

The head of a slave sent by Hanzal to murder 'Alî floats by the instigator of the assassination attempt.

Life of the Prophet Muhammad written at the order of the Mamluk sultan al-Mansûr 'Alâ' al-Dîn 'Alî (d. 778/1376). The work was first illustrated during the reign of the Ottoman sultan Murâd III.

Bahrâm Gûr hunting, accompanied by his slave girl Âzâdah.

Life of the Prophet Muhammad written at the order of the Mamluk sultan al-Mansûr 'Alâ' al-Dîn 'Alî (d. 778/1376). The work was first illustrated during the reign of the Ottoman sultan Murâd III.

Dying Slave

After an original by Michelangelo Buonarroti (Italian, Caprese 1475–1564 Rome)

The Slave Market (Le Marché d'esclaves)

Jacques Callot (French, Nancy 1592–1635 Nancy)

The Slave Merchant

Claude Augustin Duflos le Jeune (French, Paris 1700–1786 Paris)

Abolition of the slave trade, or the man the master

Illustration shows the reversal of roles for slaves and slave masters, with former slaves now in the role of the slave master.