English | 1985

 

Michael Murfin (1954-) is naturally inclined as an artist to find cultural resonances in the everyday world. This genre oil on canvas shows a blacksmith and younger helper inside a smithy, forge welding, surrounded by tools of his trade. Signed to the reverse. In a grey-lead painted hardwood frame with a coppered fillet. Recently cleaned.

 

Image:  80cm  x  94cm

Frame:  96cm  x  110cm

£5,850