• Title: The Blacksmith's Shop
  • Creator: Joseph Wright of Derby, 1734–1797, British, active in Italy (1773–75)
  • Date Created: 1771
  • Physical Dimensions: 50 1/2 x 41 inches (128.3 x 104.1 cm) Frame: 55 1/2 × 45 1/4 inches (141 × 114.9 cm)
  • Subject Keywords: tools, anvil (tool), genre subject, horseshoes (animal equipment), metal, religious (people), woman, workers, boys, children, light, contrast, night, monastery, shop, ruins, church, clouds, apprentices, blacksmiths, moon, labor, angels, moonlight, machines
  • External Link: See this work of art on the Yale Center for British Art website
  • Medium: Oil on canvas
  • Repository Name: Yale Center for British Art
  • Credit Line: Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection

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