Indigo Production, Saint Domingue (St. Domingue, Haiti), mid-18th cent.


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Source
Elie Monnereau, Le Parfait Indigotier ou Description de l'Indigo, contenant un detail circonstancié de cette plante . . . . nouvelle edition (Amsterdam, 1765); facing title page. (Copy in the John Carter Brown Library at Brown University)

Comments
A detailed illustration, the caption identifying (by letter and number) various stages of production. Author identifies himself as an inhabitant of "Limonade [parish], Departement du Cap, aux isles Francoises de l'Amerique."