Occupation title source   Schoolmeester
Occupation title (english) Schoolmaster
Hiscode 13310
Description of Image In a classroom, a bearded schoolmaster, wearing a cap, sits in a chair behind a table with a lectern. The teacher leans forward to hear a young boy recite his lesson. The boy stands at the teacher's desk pointing to words in a book. The schoolmaster clenches a switch of birch rods in his right hand, clearly intimidating the young student. To the left, three other students are seated. One reads a book and watches the exchange between the teacher and student; a second has turned to talk to a student behind him. The wooden writing boxes and leather sheaths for quill pens hang on the wall behind t...
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Gender Male
Title of the image Schoolmeester
Translation (English) Schoolmaster
Language source Dutch
Country source The Netherlands
Artist's name Lenaert Bramer
Artist's years and locations 1596-1674
Date of creation 1659 (circa)
Medium Drawing
Collection name Straatwerken
Provenance Prentenkabinet, Leiden
Collection address University of Leiden
Product 1
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