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An Academy
An Academy
Date:
1772
Location:
Not on display
Century:
Media:
Mezzotint
Dimensions:
Image: 582 x 458 mm (22 15/16 x 18 1/16 in.)
Department:
Object Type:
Country:
Continent:
Europe
Accession Number:
1990.1.12
Acquisition Date:
1990-04-05
Credit Line:

Museum purchase, Achenbach Foundation for Graphic Arts Endowment Fund

Exhibition History:

CPLH, Recent Acquisitions, Part One 1500 - 1950, 29 June - 8 Sept 1991.

6 students, boys, around a statue of seated woman; some draw; the oldest adores, dreamily.
Within a vaulted and columned interior,under dramatic downlighting a group of young male Art studentsn gather diligently about the ancient marble statue of a nymph or maiden, sketching chatting, admiring (Jim Hahn 12/06/94)