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Uruguay - Barrio de negros (Black Neighbourhood)

In this canvas Figari recreates the daily life of the hamlet in which the emancipated blacks lived. Dimensions: 50 x 70 cm. Framed work: 59.5 x 79.5 cm. circa 1924.

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State of conservation

Good condition. It is stored in vertical racks under a controlled environment.

Type of document

Pictorial work. Oil on cardboard

Current Use

Pictorial work from the collection of the Figari Museum. It is part of the rotation of works in the exhibit halls in order to allow access by the public.


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