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Muhammad Ali as Saint Sebastian
  • Carl Fischer
    born 1924
    born: New York, New York, United States
  • Muhammad Ali as Saint Sebastian, 1967
  • Where object was made: United States
  • chromogenic print from original transparency
  • Image Dimensions Height/Width: 21.7 x 17.8 cm
    Image Dimensions Height/Width: 8 9/16 x 7 in
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 25.2 x 20 cm
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 9 15/16 x 7 7/8 in
    Mat Dimensions: 19 x 14 in
  • Copyright Carl Fischer
  • Not on display
  • 2016.0257
Label Text

Image of African-American man (identified as Muhammad Ali) in dressed in white boxing shorts, white socks, and tennis shoes. The man stands with his hands behind his back and his head thrown back in a grimace of pain. His torso and propper right thigh appear to be pierced by arrows.