Smithsonian Collections

The Band

Image for The Band
Data Source
National Portrait Gallery
Artist
Robert M. Peak, 30 May 1927 - 1 Aug 1992
Sitter
Robbie Robertson, born 1943
Rick Danko, 1942 - 1999
Levon Helm, 26 May 1940 - 19 Apr 2012
Garth Hudson, born 1937
Richard Manuel, 1943 - 1986
Date
1969-1970
Credit Line
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution; gift of Time magazine
Medium
Water-based matte paint on flourescent poster board
Dimensions
65.8cm x 50.5cm (25 7/8" x 19 7/8"), Accurate
Type
Painting
Topic
Costume\Headgear\Hat
Personal Attribute\Facial Hair\Mustache
Personal Attribute\Facial Hair\Beard
Costume\Dress Accessory\Eyeglasses\Sunglasses
Rick Danko: Male
Rick Danko: Performing Arts\Performer\Musician\Singer
Rick Danko: Performing Arts\Performer\Musician\Guitarist
Levon Helm: Male
Levon Helm: Performing Arts\Performer\Actor\Movie
Levon Helm: Performing Arts\Performer\Musician\Drummer
Garth Hudson: Male
Garth Hudson: Performing Arts\Performer\Musician\Pianist
Garth Hudson: Performing Arts\Performer\Musician\Organist
Richard Manuel: Male
Richard Manuel: Performing Arts\Performer\Musician\Singer
Robbie Robertson: Male
Robbie Robertson: Performing Arts\Performer\Musician\Songwriter
Robbie Robertson: Performing Arts\Performer\Musician\Guitarist
Portrait
Restrictions & Rights
© Robert Peak
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Object number
NPG.78.TC130
Culture
Robbie Robertson: Native American\American Indian\Eastern Great Lakes\Eastern Woodlands\Iroquois\Mohawk