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Mine Scene

ca. 1942-1944 William H. Johnson Born: Florence, South Carolina 1901 Died: Central Islip, New York 1970 tempera, pen and ink, and pencil on paper mounted on paperboard sheet: sight 12 5/8 x 17 1/8 in. (32.1 x 43.5 cm) Smithsonian American Art Museum Gift of the Harmon Foundation 1967.59.143 Not currently on view


Keywords

Disaster - accident - mine accident

Ethnic - African-American

Figure group - male

Figure(s) in interior - industry

Occupation - industry - mining

painting

ink

paint - tempera

pencil

paper - wove paper

paperboard