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Title: Adrift

Object Name: sculpture

Artist/Maker: Cassidy, John RCA, RBS
Role in production: artist
Place of Creation: Europe, United Kingdom, England, Manchester

Accession Number: 1908.29
Image Copyright: © Manchester City Galleries
Credit: Gift of Mr James Gresham

Physical Description

Medium / Material
  • bronze/
  • casting

A bronze sculpture set on to a stone and brick pedestal.
The bronze group represents Humanity after a shipwreck on the sea of life, emphasising the changes and sorrows experienced by human beings, and their dependence upon one another.


Type: whole
Height: 190 cm
Width: 145 cm
Depth: 320 cm