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Painter:
Ward, Edgar Melville 1839-1915  Search this
Medium:
Oil on canvas
Type:
Paintings
Owner/Location:
Metropolitan Museum of Art 5th Avenue at 82nd Street New York New York 10028 Accession Number: 00.6
Date:
Ca. 1898
Notes:
Metropolitan Museum of Art, 1975.
Spassky, Natalie, "American Paintings in the Metropolitan Museum of Art, Volume II: A Catalogue of Works by Artists Born between 1816 and 1845," New York, NY: Metropolitan Museum of Art, 1985, pg. 536.
Summary:
A coppersmith standing by his work table inspects a piece of copper by the light from a large window behind his table. He wears a long apron, and his shirt sleeves are rolled up, and all around him are the tools of his trade.
Topic:
Figure male--Full length  Search this
Occupation--Craft--Smithing  Search this
Object--Tool  Search this
Architecture interior--Commercial--Store  Search this
Control number:
IAP 36121143
Data Source:
Art Inventories Catalog, Smithsonian American Art Museums
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_ari_42901