The Writing Master


The Writing Master is an 1882 painting by Thomas Eakins. It is part of the collection of the Metropolitan Museum of Art.[1]

The Writing Master
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The painting
ArtistThomas Eakins
Year1882 (1882)
LocationMetropolitan Museum of Art, New York City, New York, U.S.

The subject of the painting is Eakin's father, the calligraphist Benjamin Eakins.

The work is on view in the Metropolitan Museum's Gallery 764

See alsoEdit


  1. ^ "The Writing Master - Thomas Eakins - 17.173 - Work of Art - Heilbrunn Timeline of Art History - The Metropolitan Museum of Art".