An emaciated man stands in a barren area, with an equally emaciated child sitting on the ground next to him. A water buffalo lies next to them, while the bones of another animal is visible in the background.


  • Title: The Last of the Herd
  • Creator: Willoughby Wallace Hooper
  • Date Created: 1876–1878
  • Location Created: India
  • Physical Dimensions: 10.4 × 15.6 cm (4 1/8 × 6 1/8 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.940.7.2
  • Culture: English
  • Credit Line: The J. Paul Getty Museum, Los Angeles
  • Creator Display Name: Willoughby Wallace Hooper (English, 1837 - 1912)
  • Classification: Photographs (Visual Works)

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