Coal Miner

National Portrait Gallery

Coal Miner

Artist
Birney Lettick, 1919 - 1986
Collection Description
In 1978, Time magazine donated approximately eight hundred works of original cover art to the National Portrait Gallery. The museum is dedicated to telling the stories of individuals who have shaped the United States, and the Time Collection—featuring prominent international figures and events—enriches our understanding of the United States in a global context.
Credit Line
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution; gift of Time magazine
1978
Object number
NPG.78.TC34
Restrictions & Rights
Usage conditions apply
Copyright
© Birney Lettick
Type
Painting
Medium
Acrylic paint on thick paperboard
Dimensions
Image: 30.5 × 23.7 cm (12 × 9 5/16")
Sheet: 46.8 × 38.3 cm (18 7/16 × 15 1/16")
National Portrait Gallery
Topic
Costume\Headgear\Helmet\Hard hat
Record ID
npg_NPG.78.TC34
GUID (Link to Original Record)
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/sm484e20877-952f-428b-9055-714e4cff77ff