African slave – Cabinda Reverse

José Christiano de Freitas Henriques Junior

Museu Histórico Nacional

Museu Histórico Nacional
Rio de Janeiro, Brazil

This image is part of a set of 12 pictures depicting the types of slaves of Rio de Janeiro mounted on a vintage frame. According to Paulo César de Azevedo, it was made in 1864 (information collected in the Almanac Laemmert). On the left there’s an inscription CHRISTIANO JR. PHOT


  • Title: African slave – Cabinda Reverse
  • Creator: José Christiano de Freitas Henriques Junior
  • Creator Lifespan: 1832 - 1902, 1832 - 1902
  • Creator Nationality: Açoriano, Açoriano
  • Creator Gender: Masculino, Masculino
  • Creator Death Place: Assunção, Assunção
  • Creator Birth Place: Ilha das Flores, Ilha das Flores
  • Date: 1864
  • Date Created: 1864
  • Termos de indexação:: Slavery / Slaves / Blacks / Africa / Africans / Black types / Photographer / Christiano Junior / Visiting cards / Carte de visite / Rio de Janeiro
  • Physical Dimensions: 9 x 6 cm
  • Fotógrafo: Jaime Acioli, Christiano Júnior
  • Data de aquisição:: 1953, 1953
  • Criação: Rio de Janeiro, Brasil, Rio de Janeiro, Brasil
  • Type: Photography
  • External Link: Museu Histórico Nacional

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