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Title:: Religious Dance of Natives of Brazil (with Tobacco Smoking) Year:: 1671
Artist: Meurs, Jacob van After:  
Medium: etching Provenance:
Period: Dutch 17th Century School/Style:
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Price: $250.00
Description: Fine impression on a partial sheet from the book, with text recto and verso, good margins; the text somewhat cut at the bottom and some brown stains in the margins. The image shows a circular dance around a central leader with two men smoking tobacco in long pipes. The text, for once, matches the illustration and explains much of the scene, with specific mention of tobacco. Page 484 of the book.

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