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Rogers Group Sculpture - The Fugitive's Story

1934.379 (RS217174)

Description

Sculpture of a woman and child faced by three white men, one of the men is seated at a desk.

Details

Maker
Rogers, John (Maker)
Inscriptions
Impressed on front, center: ""The Fugitive's Story/ John G. Whittier/ H.W. Beecher/ Wm. Lloyd Garrison"" On top of base at right: ""John Rogers/ New York"" On top of base at reverse, right: ""Patented/ Sep 7, 1869""
Location of origin
New York, NY, USA
Material
painting (coating)
plaster
Object type
Art
Places
New York state (United States)
Descriptive terms
painting (coating)
plaster
Sculpture
sculpture (visual work)
People and organizations
Beecher, Henry Ward
Garrison, William Lloyd, 1805-1879
Whittier, John Greenleaf, 1807-1892
Dimensions
21 3/4 x 16 x 11 1/2 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1934.379
Credit Line
Museum Purchase
GUSN
36548

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