Rogers Group Sculpture - The Slave Auction

Collection Type

  • Art

Date

1861

GUSN

GUSN-41757

Description

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

Details

Descriptive Terms

sculpture (visual work)
painting (coating)
plaster
Sculpture
Sculpture

Inscription

Impressed on front, center, top of base: ""John Rogers/ New York"" Front side: ""The Slave Auction""

Additional Identification Number

B1524

Maker

Rogers, John (Maker)

Location of Origin

New York, NY, USA

Object Type

Art

Dimensions

14 x 8 1/2 x 8 (HxWxD) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of William Sumner Appleton

Accession Number

1935.1435

Places

New York state (United States)