Karl L. H. Mueller (American, born Germany, 1820-1887). <em>Statuette of Blacksmith</em>, ca. 1867. Patinated metal, 10 15/16 x 5 3/8 x 5 3/8 in.  (27.8 x 13.7 x 13.7 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Gift of Emma and Jay Lewis, 1992.163.1. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, 1992.163.1_bw.jpg)

Statuette of Blacksmith

Artist:Karl L. H. MuellerNicholas Mueller

Medium: Patinated metal

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Dates:ca. 1867

Dimensions: 10 15/16 x 5 3/8 x 5 3/8 in. (27.8 x 13.7 x 13.7 cm)

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Museum Location: Luce Visible Storage and Study Center, 5th Floor

Accession Number: 1992.163.1

Image: 1992.163.1_bw.jpg,

Catalogue Description:
"The Blacksmith" (figure), white metal with brown patination. Blacksmith stands on circular base with tools scattered at his feet, leaning against an anvil draped with a coat. Bearded figure wears a hat, shirtsleeves and leather apron and is lighting a pipe with a rod. CONDITION: Patination worn. Pipe stem probably replaced.

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