Blacksmiths (c. 1880). Sculptor: Benjamin Creswick. Iron relief, 10 x 19 inches. Private Collection. Note the three boys peeking through the doorway at left. This relief seems to be the one that appears as the central panel of a bronze mantelpiece by Arthur Heygot Mackmurdo illustrated in the 1880 Studio. Was this relief cast in bronze as well as iron?

Formatting and text by George P. Landow. [You may use this image without prior permission for any scholarly or educational purpose as long as you (1) credit the photographer and (2) link your document to this URL in a web document or cite it in a print one.]


Vallance, Aymer. "Mr. Arthur H. Mackmurdo and the Centrury Guild." The Studio. 16 (1899): 183-92. Illustrated p. 185.

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