Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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The Forge
  • Thomas Scofield Handforth
    1897–1948
    born: Tacoma, Washington, United States ; died: Los Angeles, California, United States ; active: United States, China
  • The Forge, 1928
  • Where object was made: United States
  • etching
  • Paper Type: laid
  • Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 375 x 292 mm
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 14 3/4 x 11 1/2 in
    Mat Dimensions: 19 x 14 in
  • Gift of Mrs. Merle Shera
  • Not on display
  • 1988.0038
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Description

Seated man in lower left corner, robed man with dog standing in lower right corner; figures forging steel in middle ground; small lighted opening (indicating the end of a tunnel) in background.