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Beggar Eating Grapes17th century
Thomas Wyck, aka Thomas Wijck, Dutch, (1616–1677)
- beggars - Those who subsist by asking for alms. WCOL9 [December 1992 alternate term added. December 1990 descriptor added.]
- food - Use for any material that can be digested or absorbed by the body of a human or other animal and used as a source of energy or some essential nutrient, to build and replace tissue, or to relieve hunger. [April 1995 descriptor changed, was "foodstuff"; lead-in terms added.]
- fruit - That portion of a plant consisting of the seed and its envelope, especially the latter when it is of a juicy, pulpy nature. [June 1994 scope note added. March 1992 descriptor moved.]
- genre - Use for pictorial representations, which may be in various media, that represent scenes or events from everyday life; usually used with another term such as "paintings" or "prints." [April 1991 descriptor moved.]
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Thomas Wyck, aka Thomas Wijck, Dutch, (1616–1677) . Beggar Eating Grapes, 17th century. Etching. Third state. : mm (in.). DAC accession number 1941.D1.80. Gift of George W. Davison (BA Wesleyan 1892), 1941. Open Access Image from the Davison Art Center, Wesleyan University (photo: R. Lee) .
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