The J. Paul Getty Museum

[classical sculpture, man with slave]

Object Details

Title:

[classical sculpture, man with slave]

Artist/Maker:

James Anderson (British, 1813 - 1877)

Culture:

British

Place:

Rome, Italy (Place Created)

Date:

about 1845 - 1855

Medium:

Albumen silver print

Object Number:

84.XM.635.20

Dimensions:

35.2 × 21.3 cm (13 7/8 × 8 3/8 in.)

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Object Description

Classical sculpture of a nude man, looking up as if to fend off an attack, while holding an injured man at his side.

Provenance
Provenance
- 1984

Samuel Wagstaff, Jr., American, 1921 - 1987, sold to the J. Paul Getty Museum, 1984.