Blacksmith's Shop
© President and Fellows of Harvard College
Identification and Creation
Object Number
G1162
People
Richard Earlom, British ( 1743 - 1822)
After Joseph Wright of Derby, British (Derby, England 1734 - 1797 Derby, England)
Published by John Boydell, British ( 1719 - 1804)
Title
Blacksmith's Shop
Classification
Prints
Work Type
print
Date
1771
Culture
British, English
Physical Descriptions
Technique
Mezzotint
Dimensions
sheet: 60.7 x 43.3 cm (23 7/8 x 17 1/16 in.)
Provenance
Francis Calley Gray, bequest to nephew, 1856.
William Gray, gift to Harvard University, 1857.
State, Edition, Standard Reference Number
State
W. i/ii, E. ii/iii
Standard Reference Number
W. 122, Sm. 47, Edgerton 7
Aquisition and Rights
Credit Line
Harvard Art Museums/Fogg Museum, Gift of William Gray from the collection of Francis Calley Gray
Object Number
G1162
Division
European and American Art
Contact
am_europeanamerican@harvard.edu
Descriptions
Description
Published by John Boydell, 25 August 1771.
Publication History

Kristin A. Mortimer, Harvard University Art Museums: A Guide to the Collections, Harvard University Art Museums/Abbeville Press (Cambridge, MA; New York, NY, 1985), no. 321, p. 275, repr.

Exhibition History

Fine Art for Harvard: The Gray Collection of Engravings, Fogg Art Museum, 09/02/1986 - 11/02/1986

Subjects and Contexts

Collection Highlights

Verification Level

3 - Good. Object is well described and information is vetted