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American and European Figurative Paintings

David Gilmore Blythe

American (1815-1865)

The Cobbler’s Shop, circa 1854-1858
Oil on canvas, 17 x 22 Inches

Signed Blythe Lower Left

Recent Acquisition


Barbara V. and William K. Wamelink, Gates Mills, Ohio



Miller, Dorothy. The Life and Work of David G. Blythe. Pittsburgh: University of Pittsburgh Press, 1950, p. 76, 128.


Columbus, OH, The Columbus Gallery of Fine Art, Works by David Blythe, March 8-31, 1968, #31.

Chambers, Bruce W. The World of David Gilmour Blythe Washington, DC, National Collection of Fine Arts, Smithsonian Institution, October 17, 1980 – July 5, 1981 (also traveled to Rochester, New York, University of Rochester, Memorial Art Gallery, February 7 – March 29, 1981; Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, Carnegie Institute, May 9 – July 5, 1981), no. 113, page 151, Illustrated Figure 38, page 62.


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