The Académie de la Grande Chaumière
(academy of the large thatched cottage
) is an art school
located at 14 rue de la Grande Chaumière in the VIe arrondissement
. It offers full courses, but also a unique "one-sketch admission" service, for which one pays to draw nude models
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At the turn of the 20th century, it was one of the most famous art schools in Paris.