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Portrait of Yarrow Mamout. The 1819 painting by Charles Willson is one of the earliest known works of art to depict an African American who had been freed from slavery and is the earliest known painting of a Muslim in America.

Portrait of Yarrow Mamout (Muhammad Yaro) Made in 1819 Charles Willson Peale, American, 1741 - 1827

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Striking art work of a beautiful Black / African American Woman.