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Study of a Male Nude

ca. 1743
18th century
330 x 520 mm (13 x 20.5 in.)

After Carle van Loo (aka Carle Vanloo), French, (1705–1765)

Object Type: print
Medium and Support: Etching in the crayon manner printed in red-brown ink on heavyweight laid paper glued on laid sheet
Print impression quality: Good
Marks: Inscribed, lower left: “Carle Vanloo f.”
Bibliography: Not listed in B.-Dumesnil vol. 2 or Nagler.
Credit Line: Gift of David Schorr (Professor of Art), 1984
Accession Number: 1984.14.1

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  • academic art - Conforming to the official standards and principles of taste of European and American art academies.
  • figure studies
  • male nudes
  • nudes - Representations of unclothed human figures. [February 1998 related term added, "nudity"; alternate descriptor changed, was "nude". September 1990 descriptor added.]
  • studies (visual works) - Use for works in any medium of the visual arts that explore a subject or are preliminary to a separate, more finalized work; more finished than sketches. For representations or diagrams that clarify, usually accompanying a text, use "illustrations." [April 1993 scope note changed. May 1991 scope note changed; descriptor changed, was "studies"; alternate term changed, was 'study'. April 1991 descriptor moved.]

  • plate Dimensions: 330 x 520 mm (13 x 20.5 in.)

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