Diorama of a Slave Dance

Gerrit Schouten, 1830, NG-2005-24

The scene in the dance tent is a ‘du’, a role-play event with music and dancing, held once every year on the plantations. Both players and audience were slaves. The main character was the ‘Afrankeri’, the narrator, left. The man in the red suit on the right is playing the king. Europeans in Suriname…

Huis op plantage Johanna Catharina…

Theodoor Brouwers (possibly), c. 1918, photograph, NG-2009-45-1

Rivier op plantage Accaribo te…

Theodoor Brouwers (possibly), 1916 - 1930, photograph, NG-2009-45-10

Arbeiderswoning met arbeiders op…

Theodoor Brouwers (possibly), c. 1918, photograph, NG-2009-45-2

Koninginnedag

Hendrik Doijer (attributed to), 1906 - 1913, photograph, NG-1994-65-2-9-1

Portret van planter Theodoor…

anonymous, 1931, photograph, NG-2009-37-11

De Gravenstraat

Théodore Bernard van Lelyveld, 1895 - 1898, photograph, RP-F-2009-282-10-2

Jachtgezelschap bij boom op…

anonymous, 1911 - 1932, photograph, NG-2009-37-15

Buitenwijk van Paramaribo

Hendrik Doijer (attributed to), 1906 - 1913, photograph, NG-1994-65-2-3-3