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Rogers Group Sculpture - The Slave Auction

1935.1435 (RS218622)

Description

White man at podium, black man at left, black woman and 2 children at right.

Details

Maker
Rogers, John (Maker)
Date
1861
Inscriptions
Impressed on front, center, top of base: ""John Rogers/ New York"" Front side: ""The Slave Auction""
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)
Dimensions
14 x 8 1/2 x 8 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1935.1435
Credit Line
Gift of William Sumner Appleton
GUSN
41757

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