By Victoria Charles, Klaus H. Carl
Lengthy regarded as the missed stepchild of portray, the artwork of drawing has lately started to take pleasure in a spot within the sunlight. With significant museums world wide, from the Met to the Uffizi, mounting exhibitions all for the paintings of draughtsmanship, drawing is receiving extra severe and educational consciousness than ever prior to. This attractive textual content provides readers a sweeping research of the historical past of drawing, from Renaissance greats like Leonardo da Vinci and Michelangelo, to Modernist masters like M.C. Escher, Pablo Picasso, and everybody in between.
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1485. 9 cm. Galleria degli Uffizi, Florence. Early Renaissance. 100. Albrecht Dürer, 1471-1528, German, Self-Portrait as a Thirteen-Year-Old, 1484. 6 cm. Albertina, Vienna. Northern Renaissance. 101. Antonio del Pollaiuolo, c. 1432-1498, Italian, Three Nude Men, 1486. 7 cm. Musée du Louvre, Paris. Early Renaissance. 56 B_The Book Drawings_15th_ENG_P-OK(P-5)_13 Dec 2013_Layout 1 12/16/2013 2:31 PM Page 57 B_The Book Drawings_15th_ENG_A-OK_30 Oct 2013 4C:Layout 1 10/30/2013 3:14 PM Page 57 — 15 CENTURY — TH 100 57 B_The Book Drawings_15th_ENG_A-OK_30 Oct 2013 4C:Layout 1 10/31/2013 9:54 AM Page 58 101 58 B_The Book Drawings_15th_ENG_P-OK(P-5)_13 Dec 2013_Layout 1 12/16/2013 2:31 PM Page 59 B_The Book Drawings_15th_ENG_A-OK_30 Oct 2013 4C:Layout 1 10/30/2013 3:14 PM Page 59 — 15 CENTURY — TH 59 B_The Book Drawings_15th_ENG_P-OK(P-5)_13 Dec 2013_Layout 1 12/16/2013 2:31 PM Page 60 B_The Book Drawings_15th_ENG_A-OK_30 Oct 2013 4C:Layout 1 10/30/2013 3:14 PM Page 60 102 ANDREA MANTEGNA (Isola di Carturo, 1430/1431 - Mantua, 1506) Mantegna; humanist, geometrist, archaeologist, of great scholastic and imaginative intelligence, dominated the whole of northern Italy by virtue of his imperious personality.
B_The Book Drawings_15th_ENG_P-OK(P-5)_13 Dec 2013_Layout 1 12/16/2013 2:31 PM Page 35 B_The Book Drawings_15th_ENG_A-OK_30 Oct 2013 4C:Layout 1 10/31/2013 8:39 AM Page 35 — 15 CENTURY — TH 54 55 55. School of Fra Angelico (c. 1395-1455), Italian, Pilate Washing His Hands, c. 1450. Brush and brown ink, white gouache, orange wash, incised, on pink-purple prepared parchment, 8 x 6 cm. Fogg Museum, Harvard Art Museums, Cambridge (Massachusetts). Early Renaissance. 54. School of Fra Angelico (c. 1395-1455), Italian, The Capture of Christ, c.
1470. 1 cm. Galleria degli Uffizi, Florence. Early Renaissance. 75 43 B_The Book Drawings_15th_ENG_P-OK(P-5)_13 Dec 2013_Layout 1 3/13/2014 9:46 AM Page 44 B_The Book Drawings_15th_4C_30 Oct 2013_Layout 1 3/20/2014 3:18 PM Page 44 76 77 78 76. Domenico Ghirlandaio (Domenico Bigordi), 1448/1449-1494, Italian, Head of a Woman, date unknown. 4 cm. Galleria degli Uffizi, Florence. Early Renaissance. 77. Filippino Lippi, c. 1457-1504, Italian, An Apostle and a Young Man, date unknown. Metalpoint, white highlights.
1000 Drawings of Genius by Victoria Charles, Klaus H. Carl