Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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  • W. Eugene Smith
    born: Wichita, Kansas, United States ; died: Tucson, Arizona, United States
  • Wales, 1950
  • Where object was made: United States
  • gelatin silver print
  • Image Dimensions Height/Width: 33.1 x 10.5 cm
    Image Dimensions Height/Width: 13 1/16 x 4 1/8 in
    Mat Dimensions: 20 x 25 in
  • Museum purchase
  • Not on display
  • 1970.0071

Three grimey miners, stand visible from the mid-chest. Man in center is smoking. All men are wearing berets and scarves with jackets; eyes glow white. In the background is a view of an industrial village, row of brick flats up the hillside.