John Henry the Steeldriver

  • Shields Landon ("S.L.") Jones, John Henry the Steeldriver, ca. 1973, painted and carved wood, metal, Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of Herbert Waide Hemphill, Jr. and museum purchase made possible by Ralph Cross Johnson, 1986.65.252A-B

Title
John Henry the Steeldriver
Artist
Date
ca. 1973
On View
Not on view.
Dimensions
overall: 17 x 11 3/4 x 8 3/4 in. (43.2 x 29.9 x 22.0 cm.)
part A: 17 x 11 3/4 x 8 5/8 (43.2 x 29.9 x 22.0 cm.)
part B: 7 7/8 x 2 1/2 x 4 in. (20.0 x 6.4 x 10.2 cm.)
Credit Line

Smithsonian American Art Museum

Gift of Herbert Waide Hemphill, Jr. and museum purchase made possible by Ralph Cross Johnson

Mediums
Mediums Description
painted and carved wood, metal
Classifications
Keywords
  • Portrait male – Henry, John – full length
  • Occupation – industry – railroad
  • Architecture – other – tunnel
  • Figure group – male
Object Number
1986.65.252A-B
Palette
Linked Open Data
Linked Open Data URI

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