Posted by Melinda Norton
In Reply to: Re: paul detlefsen?
: : : You have "The Smithy" by Detlefsen. My grandmother had this picture.
: : : : i have a picture by paul detlefsen..it is 4 feet by 2 feet..it looks sorta like buggy days..but the scheme is different the boy is leaning agianst a barrel..there is a dog..and the white horse is facing front..the farrier is helping a litle boy and girl fix their toy wagon..the buggy is there but a darker horse is hooked to it..it is signed..with the "s" in detlefsen kinda laying down..with a c with a circle over it above the name..the picture has texture..raised ..like brushstrokes..so im wondering what ive got here . i havent seen this on the sites ive visited..not even a print like this..anyone have any thoughts?oh and theres also a stone bridge in the background and another farrior in the barn ..over a forge..any help would be apreciated thanks!
: : My dad also has this picture, and I cannot find out any information on it, have you had any luck?
: : Please e-mail and let me know what you know about the Smithy. Thanks
I have the same picture mine is in a wood frame with a brass name plate. The artist name and the name of print is on the name plate.