Artist: Miguel Ângelo Lupi Date: 1879

Artist: Miguel Ângelo Lupi Date: 1879. This is a couple of former slaves that accompained a portuguese aristocrat, Serpa Pinto, in his voyages through Africa and finally back to Portugal, long after the end of slavery. He wrote about them in his memoirs and the painter Miguel Ângelo Lupi immortalized them in this beautiful painting.(…)