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The Printers in Their Workroom

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The Printers in Their Workroom

17th century
257 x 324 mm (10.1 x 12.8 in.)

Abraham Bosse, French, (1602–1676)

Object Type: print
Medium and Support: Etching and engraving
Print impression quality: Very good
Series: from set Artists in Their Studios
Marks: Signed and dated in plate, following description of process
Bibliography: André Blum 205; Alvin L. Clark, Jr., From Mannerism to Classicism (New Haven, 1987), no. 43, p. 58.
Credit Line: Friends of the Davison Art Center funds donated by John E. Andrus III (BA Wesleyan 1933), 1994
Accession Number: 1994.2.1

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  • artists - Use specifically for people who produce work in the visual arts. For those in the performing arts, use "performing artists." [May 1995 related term added. February 1993 descriptor moved. November 1992 alternate term added.]
  • artists' printshops - AAT refers "printshops" to preferred term that steers sense away from artists' printshops; this term created locally to preserve that sense.
  • printers (people) - Use for people in the commercial printing trade. For artists who make prints, use "printmakers." [April 1993 related term added. January 1993 alternate term added.]
  • printing - Use for processes in which an image, pictorial or textual, is transferred, usually to paper or cloth, most often by means of a plate, block, stone, or screen. Use also for the making of photographic prints and, with computers, for the production of a paper copy of stored data. For the production of prints in a fine arts context, prefer "printmaking." [April 1993 related terms added. February 1993 scope note changed. October 1990 descriptor moved.]
  • printmakers - Persons who prepare, conceive, and develop drawings and other art work and prepare printmaking media used to print fine arts graphics. For persons in the commercial printing trade, use "printers (people)." [April 1993 related terms added. February 1993 descriptor moved. December 1992 alternate term added.]

  • plate Dimensions: 257 x 324 mm (10.1 x 12.8 in.)

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