American Paintings and Sculpture
Artist: Unknown

The Silversmith Shop of William Homes, Jr.

ca. 1816–25

Oil on canvas

12 x 10 1/8 in. (30.5 x 25.7 cm) framed: 13 3/8 x 11 3/8 in. (34 x 28.9 cm)
Gift of Josephine Setze
1973.128
Culture: 
American
Period: 
19th century
Classification: 
Paintings
Status: 
Not on view
Bibliography: 

Barbara M. Ward and Gerald W. R. Ward, eds., Silver in American Life: Selections from the Mabel Brady Garvan and Other Collections at Yale University, exh. cat. (New Haven, Conn.: Yale University Art Gallery, 1979), 67, no. 27, ill.

Patricia E. Kane, Colonial Massachusetts Silversmiths and Jewelers (New Haven, Conn.: Yale University Art Gallery, 1998), 554, ill.

Tyler Rudd Putman, “Joseph Long’s Slops: Ready-Made Clothing in Early America,” Winterthur Portfolio (2015): 78, fig. 12.

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