Edited by David Bindman and Henry Louis Gates, Jr.
This series, The Image of the Black in Western Art is the culmination of a research project originally instituted by the major art patron, Dominique de Menil. Her collaboration on this significant project with Harvard University Press and the W.E.B. Du Bois Institute for African and African-American Research is unprecedented.
Volume III Part 3: From the "Age of Discovery" to the Age of Abolition: The Eighteenth Century
Art that reflected Africans as individuals, as a result of the beginnings of abolition is introduced in this part of the series.
- 400 pages
- 254 color illustrations, 40 halftones
- 9.75 x 11 inches
- Published 2011