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Collection Art-2D Collection
Catalog Number 1984.2.2
Object Name Print
Description "Dempstertown Tipple 1922-1932," 1974, offest lithograph by James Asher. It features an American station with freight cars being emptied in the background, with tracks in the foreground and two miners at the left. On the right is the edition number, hand numbered and signed. Printed at the bottom left is "From the Collection of Lorena Dempster Ruby."
Edition: "Limited Edition / No.18 of 500 (J. Asher)"

The image refers to Dempster Mines, located about 20 miles from Madisonville, Kentucky. Called Dempstertown.
Title Dempstertown Tipple 1922-1932
Date 1974
Role of Creator Artist
Creator Asher, James
Medium ink
Material paper
Technique offset lithograph
Dimensions H-17.375 W-22.375 inches
Place of Origin US
Subjects Trains