A photograph of an illustration depicting a man wrapped in a cloak and holding a ewe. Two children are kneeling near him and a woman stands behind. A second man is standing before him and pointing at the sheep. A line from 2 Samuel 12:3 ("But the poor man had nothing...") is inscribed along the bottom of the image.


  • Title: The Ewe-Lamb (Main View)
  • Creator: Unknown
  • Date Created: 1854
  • Location Created: London, England; Edinburgh, Scotland
  • Physical Dimensions: 11.8 × 15.7 cm (4 5/8 × 6 3/16 in.)
  • Type: Print
  • External Link: Find out more about this object on the Museum website.
  • Medium: Salted paper print
  • Terms of Use: Open Content
  • Number: 84.XB.338.11
  • Credit Line: The J. Paul Getty Museum, Los Angeles
  • Creator Display Name: Unknown
  • Classification: Photographs (Visual Works)

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