Leonardo da Vinci (1452–1519) | Thematic Essay | Heilbrunn Timeline of Art History | The Metropolitan Museum of Art

Leonardo da Vinci (Italian, Vinci Amboise) ~ The Head of the Virgin in Three-Quarter View Facing Right ~ ~ drawing of black chalk, charcoal, and red chalk, with some traces of white chalk ~ Metropolitan Museum of Art


Nikolai/Nikolay Blokhin is a wonderfully sensitive draftsman, who was professor of drawing at St Petersburg Academy of Art. He paints too, but it’s his drawings which I really like.

by Tullius Heurer https://www.facebook.com/veriapriyatno/photos/a.237551389902.170651.236259044902/10152518565399903/?type=1&theater

"There are three versions of things: the one I see in my mind, the one that carries onto the paper, and then what it ultimately becomes." Illustration by Tullius Heurer