The Song of the Coppersmith, 1913

  • Francis Petrus Paulus, American, 1862 - 1933

Etching printed in brown ink on laid paper

  • Framed: Plate: 6 5/8 × 4 7/8 inches (16.8 × 12.4 cm) Sheet: 15 3/8 × 11 3/8 inches (39.1 × 28.9 cm)

Gift of the artist

19.141.5

Department

Prints, Drawings & Photographs

  • Men
  • Coppersmithing
  • Etching (printing process)
  • Ink
  • Laid paper
  • Genre
  • Coppersmith
  • Etching
  • United states
  • Detroit

Signed, Marks, Inscriptions

Signed in plate, lower left: PAVLVS In pencil, within plate mark, lower right: Francis Petrus Paulus

Inscribed in pencil within plate mark, lower left: No 9 Lower left: 19.141-13 / 19.141(e) Titled, bottom left edge: The Song of the Coppersmith Dated in plate, lower left: 1913

Provenance

1919-present, gift to the Detroit Institute of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA)

Published References

Bulletin of the DIA 1, no. 5 (1920): 80 (ill. p. 77).

Rights Status

Francis Petrus Paulus, The Song of the Coppersmith, 1913, etching printed in brown ink on laid paper. Detroit Institute of Arts, Gift of the artist, 19.141.5.