A portrait of an older bearded man with his hands clasped in prayer. His head is tilted to one side and his eyes are raised up. He appears to be wearing a toga or another type of cloth draped around his body.


  • Title: [Portrait of man praying]
  • Creator: Baron Wilhelm von Gloeden
  • Date Created: May 25, 1899
  • Location Created: Taormina, Messina, Sicily, Italy
  • Physical Dimensions: 16.6 × 11.7 cm (6 9/16 × 4 5/8 in.)
  • Type: Print
  • External Link: Find out more about this object on the Museum website.
  • Medium: Albumen silver print
  • Terms of Use: Open Content
  • Number: 84.XO.891.4.10
  • Culture: German
  • Credit Line: The J. Paul Getty Museum, Los Angeles
  • Creator Display Name: Baron Wilhelm von Gloeden (German, 1856 - 1931)
  • Classification: Photographs (Visual Works)

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