The Lace Maker

Timothy Cole after Gabriel Metsu1915

Davison Art Center, Wesleyan University

Davison Art Center, Wesleyan University


  • Title: The Lace Maker
  • Creator: Timothy Cole after Gabriel Metsu
  • Date Created: 1915
  • Subject Keywords: domestic genre, genre
  • Signatures / Inscriptions: Signed in pencil, lower right: “Timothy Cole”; signed in composition: “T. Cole/1915”; inscribed in pencil, lower left: “G. Metsu/No.19”; inscribed below composition, center: “The Lace Maker. Dresden gal.”
  • Object Type: Prints, works of art
  • Object Link: See this artwork on the Davison Art Center website
  • Object Credit Line: Davison Art Center, Wesleyan University. Gift of George W. Davison (B.A. Wesleyan 1892), 1944
  • Materials & Techniques: Wood engraving on tissue paper with four corners glued down on board
  • Image Credit Line: Open Access Image from the Davison Art Center, Wesleyan University (http://www.wesleyan.edu/dac/openaccess)
  • Dimensions: 1931
  • Bibliography: Phladelphia Print Club 334; Smith 437
  • Associated People: Created by Timothy Cole (American, 1852-1931), After Gabriel Metsu (Dutch, 1629-1667)
  • Accession Number: 1944.D1.154