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The Drawing Academy in Amsterdam

18th century
347 x 390 mm (13.7 x 15.4 in.)

Reinier Vinkeles, Dutch, (1741–1816)

Alternative title: Draftsmen before the Model by Lamplight
Object Type: print
Medium and Support: Etching on heavyweight laid paper
State: Second of two states, with the artist’s etched inscription below
Print impression quality: Very good
Marks: Inscribed, lower center: “R. Vinkeles ad vivum Delin. 1764 et sculp. 1768”
Marks: Watermark: No watermark
Bibliography: Wurzbach vol. 2, 37; Le Blanc 34 ii/ii; Nagler 28 ii/ii.
Credit Line: Friends of the Davison Art Center funds donated by John R. Jakobson (BA Wesleyan 1952, LLD 1989, Trustee 1971–1985), 1998
Accession Number: 1998.9.1

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This object has the following keywords:
  • academies (organizations) - Organizations of learned individuals united for the advancement of art, science, or literature. W [June 1998 descriptor changed, qualifier added; alternate descriptor changed, qualifier added. May 1991 scope note added.]
  • art schools
  • 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.]
  • gas-lighting
  • models (people)
  • nudes - Representations of unclothed human figures. [February 1998 related term added, "nudity"; alternate descriptor changed, was "nude". September 1990 descriptor added.]
  • schools - Individual buildings or groups of buildings designed or used as places of instruction. [June 1998 lead-in terms added, "educational building", "building, educational", "school building", "building, school", "educational facility", "facility, educ

  • plate Dimensions: 347 x 390 mm (13.7 x 15.4 in.)

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