People of Color in European Art History

  1. Workshop of François la Planche

    The Marriage of Theagenes and Charicleia

    Flanders/France (ca. 1620)


    Height: 30.5 cm (120 in)
    Width: 37.4 cm (147 in)

    Illustration of the story of Theagenes and Charicleia as recounted in Aethiopica by Heliodorus of Emesa.

    Image of the Black in Western Art (Harvard University)

    The Image of the Black in Western Art Research Project and Photo Archive, W.E.B. Du Bois Institute for African and African American Research, Harvard University