The Wayside Smithy

Samuel Palmerundated

Yale Center for British Art

Yale Center for British Art

  • Title: The Wayside Smithy
  • Date Created: undated
  • Location Created: Italy
  • Physical Dimensions: w40 x h52.7 x d2.5 cm
  • Type: genre subject
  • Rights: Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
  • External Link: http://collections.britishart.yale.edu/vufind/Record/1668742
  • Medium: Watercolor and graphite on medium, moderately textured, beige wove paper
  • Subject: horses (animals), blacksmith, laborers, smithy, genre subject, landscape
  • Location: Not on View
  • Inscription: Signed and Dated: Not signed, not dated
  • Inscription: Inscribed in graphite, lower left: "see back"; lower right in graphite: "For Capt Martin Hardie"on back in graphite upper left [...] Illustrating one of S. Palmer's favorite themes -- Moonlight & | artificial light -- See Christmas Etching--
  • Artist: Samuel Palmer