People of Color in European Art History


  1. wine-loving-vagabond submitted to medievalpoc:

William HogarthCaptain Lord George Graham in his Cabin,1745Oil on canvas.National Maritime Museum, London
The painting was commissioned by Graham to commemorate one of his naval battles. It features Graham along side the ship’s clerk and chaplain, and two servants, one of which plays the pipe and tabor. The relaxed ambiance of the painting contrasts heavily with the other works on naval subjects. 

    wine-loving-vagabond submitted to medievalpoc:

    William Hogarth
    Captain Lord George Graham in his Cabin,1745
    Oil on canvas.
    National Maritime Museum, London

    The painting was commissioned by Graham to commemorate one of his naval battles. It features Graham along side the ship’s clerk and chaplain, and two servants, one of which plays the pipe and tabor. The relaxed ambiance of the painting contrasts heavily with the other works on naval subjects.