Shields Landon ('S.L.') Jones / Banjoist / 1976Shields Landon ('S.L.') Jones

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Creator Name: Jones, Shields Landon ('S.L.')
Creator Nationality: North American; American
Creator Role: Artist
Creator Dates/Places: 1901-1997
Creator Name-CRT: Shields Landon ('S.L.') Jones
Title: Banjoist
Title Type: Title
View: Full View
Creation Start Date: 1976
Creation End Date: 1976
Creation Date: 1976
Object Type: Sculpture
Materials and Techniques: man: carved and painted woodbanjo: carved and painted wood
Dimensions: overall: 25 1/4 x 11 x 8 7/8 in. (64.8 x 27.9 x 22.5 cm.)
Inscriptions: underside of base in black: H.W.H./2034/S.L. JONES/HINTON W. VA./1976
AMICA Contributor: Smithsonian American Art Museum
Owner Location: Washington, DC, USA
ID Number: 1986.65.383A-B
Credit Line: Gift of Herbert Waide Hemphill, Jr. and museum purchase made possible by Ralph Cross Johnson
Copyright: Smithsonian American Art Museum
Related Work Description: Part of an ensemble with ''Guitarist''
Link to Work: SAAM.1986.65.382A-B
Related Work Description: Part of an ensemble with ''Fiddler''
Link to Work: SAAM.1986.65.250A-C
AMICA ID: SAAM.1986.65.383A-B
AMICA Library Year: 1999
Media Metadata Rights: Courtesy of Smithsonian American Art Museum

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