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

The head of a slave sent by Hanzal to murder 'Alî floats by the instig...

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.

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

Dying Slave

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

The Slave Market (Le Marché d'esclaves)

The Slave Market (Le Marché d'esclaves)

Jacques Callot (French, Nancy 1592–1635 Nancy)

A slave holds a camel by the bridle, from 'Several heads in the Persian style' (Plusieurs têtes coiffées à la persienne)

A slave holds a camel by the bridle, from 'Several heads in the Persia...

Etched by Stefano della Bella (Italian, Florence 1610–1664 Florence)

A slave holds a camel by the bridle, from 'Several heads in the Persian style' (Plusieurs têtes coiffées à la persienne)

A slave holds a camel by the bridle, from 'Several heads in the Persia...

Stefano della Bella (Italian, Florence 1610–1664 Florence)

Moorish horseman in profile facing right, a black slave holding a fur at right, another horseman to left in the background, from 'Figures on Horseback' (Cavaliers nègres, polonais et hongrois)

Moorish horseman in profile facing right, a black slave holding a fur ...

Stefano della Bella (Italian, Florence 1610–1664 Florence)

[Slave factories, or compounds, maintained by traders from four European nations on the Gulf of Guinea in what is now Nigeria] / N. Parr, sculp.

[Slave factories, or compounds, maintained by traders from four Europe...

Illus. in: A New and general collection of voyages / Thomas Astley. London, 1746, vol. 3, p. 64.

The Slave Merchant

The Slave Merchant

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

Abolition of the slave trade, or the man the master

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. No known restrictions on publication. Forms part of British Cartoon Prints Collect... more

A map shewing the communication of the lakes and the rivers between Lake Superior and Slave Lake in North America.

A map shewing the communication of the lakes and the rivers between La...

Relief shown by hachures. Prime meridian: London. In upper right corner: Gent. Mag. March 1790. Pt. I, p. 197. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.