Old Roman Soldiers

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Found welded metal
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Many of Lucas’s pieces—Time Man, Radio Man, and The Old Fisherman, for example–portray alter egos of the artist or people who have significantly affected him.

Many of Lucas’s pieces—Time Man, Radio Man, and The Old Fisherman, for example–portray alter egos of the artist or people who have significantly affected him. Old Roman Soldiers does both. Lucas describes it as “a man pulling a good friend off the battlefield where he been hurt bad,” but it is also a wounded man attempting to carry himself from a different kind of battlefield.