Guinea, West Africa: the procession in honour of the snake, marking the coronation on 16 April 1725. Aquatint by G. Gallina, ca. 1819, after R. Desmarchais.

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The kingdom of Uidah (Whidah, Juda) in West Africa, as described by Renaud Desmarchais (d. 1728)

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1 print : aquatint, with etching ; platemark 21.8 x 30.3 cm

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G.G. f.

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  • [Milan]

Agents

  • [Dalla tipografia del dott. Giulio Ferrario]

Dates

  • [1819]

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Guinea, West Africa: the procession in honour of the snake, marking the coronation on 16 April 1725. Aquatint by G. Gallina, ca. 1819, after R. Desmarchais.. Credit: Wellcome Collection. CC BY

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