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The Cyclops at their Forge
The Cyclops at their Forge
Artist:
After:
Date:
1788
Location:
Not on display
Century:
Media:
Mezzotint
Dimensions:
Image: 501 x 352 mm (19 3/4 x 13 7/8 in.)
Department:
Object Type:
Country:
Continent:
Europe
Accession Number:
1963.30.3207
Acquisition Date:
1963-04-09
Credit Line:

Achenbach Foundation for Graphic Arts

Exhibition History:

CPLH, 18th and 19th Century English Figurative Prints and Drawings, 18 June - 18 Sept 1988.

In a close and dark interior four naked young smiths, each wrapped in a leather apron (to assure modesty) work metal at a husky anvil. One of the four crouches down, removing metallic odds and ends from a wicker basket. Two more male figures at work in the background. (Jim Hahn 11/10/94)