The Dead Miner | Charles Christian Nahl | 1867

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Size: 14"x11"

"The Dead Miner" by Charles Christian Nahl, painted circa 1867, is a somber depiction of a tragic scene set against a snowy landscape. The painting shows a fallen miner lying on the ground with his body partially covered in snow, suggesting he has been there for some time. His tools are scattered around him, and his hat lies on the snow, indicating a sudden collapse or a struggle. A loyal dog, possibly a Saint Bernard, is seen sitting on the miner's chest, howling or barking, as if calling for help or mourning its master. The dog's behavior evokes a sense of loyalty and desperation. The surrounding environment is harsh and desolate, emphasizing the solitude and the miner's dire circumstances. The darkening sky further adds to the bleakness of the scene.



A premium quality heavyweight (200gsm) fine art print material with a smooth, clean finish. This museum quality paper is extremely consistent and works perfectly with large, full colour graphics or illustrations. The matte finish emphasizes different highlights and tones in the source artworks; helping to create stunning works of art.

- All prints include a .25 inch white border to ensure space for framing. 


Our Eco Credentials Include:

  • FSC approved or sustainably sourced paper
  • Printed using water based inks
  • Local fulfilment reduces carbon emissions
  • Contains no plastic



14 x 11 Inches = 35.5 cm x 28 cm

20 x 16 Inches = 50.8 cm x 40.6 cm