Meta Vaux Warrick Fuller lived in Paris in 1899-1903 and studied sculpture at the Académie Colarossi, drawing at the École des Beaux-Arts, and painting with Raphaël Collin. She was an important early-twentieth-century African-American sculptor.


  • Title: The Wretched
  • Creator: Meta Vaux Warrick Fuller
  • Creator Lifespan: 9 Jun 1877 - 18 Mar 1968
  • Creator Nationality: American
  • Creator Gender: Female
  • Creator Death Place: Framingham, MA
  • Creator Birth Place: Philadelphia, PA
  • Date: 1902
  • Location Created: Paris, France
  • Physical Dimensions: w21 x h17 x d15 in (complete)
  • Media: bronze
  • Credit Line: Gift of Alma de Bretteville Spreckels
  • Provenance: Collection of Maryhill Museum of Art
  • Type: Sculpture
  • Rights: http://www.maryhillmuseum.org/discover/about-maryhill-museum-of-art/press-room/images-for-publication

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