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By Victoria Charles, Klaus H. Carl

Lengthy considered the ignored stepchild of portray, the paintings of drawing has lately started to get pleasure from a spot within the sunlight. With significant museums world wide, from the Met to the Uffizi, mounting exhibitions interested by the artwork of draughtsmanship, drawing is receiving extra serious and educational cognizance than ever prior to. This eye-catching textual content provides readers a sweeping research of the heritage 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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Kupferstichkabinett, Staatliche Museen zu Berlin, Berlin. Early Renaissance. 82. Hugo van der Goes (attributed to), c. 1420-1482, Flemish, Sitting Saint, c. 1475. Pen and ink on paper. The Courtauld Gallery, London. Northern Renaissance. 83. Sandro Botticelli (Alessandro di Mariano Filipepi), 1445-1510, Italian, Illustration for Dante’s Divine Comedy: Paradiso, Canto XXVIII, c. 1480-1500. 5 cm. Kupferstichkabinett, Staatliche Museen zu Berlin, Berlin. Early Renaissance. ” However, he refused to give his attention to reading, writing and accounts, continues Vasari, so that his father, despairing of his ever becoming a scholar, apprenticed him to the goldsmith Botticello: whence came the name by which the world remembers him.

Kupferstichkabinett, Staatliche Museen zu Berlin, Berlin. Early Renaissance. 69. Leonardo da Vinci, 1452-1519, Italian, Bust of a Warrior in Profile, c. 1475-1480. 1 cm. British Museum, London. High Renaissance. 40 69 B_The Book Drawings_15th_ENG_A-OK_30 Oct 2013 4C:Layout 1 10/30/2013 3:05 PM Page 41 B_The Book Drawings_15th_ENG_P-OK(P-5)_13 Dec 2013_Layout 1 12/16/2013 2:31 PM Page 42 B_The Book Drawings_15th_ENG_A-OK_30 Oct 2013 4C:Layout 1 10/30/2013 3:05 PM Page 42 70 70. Gentile Bellini, c.

Giovanni Bellini was the son of Jacopo Bellini, a Venetian painter who was settled in Padua when Giovanni and his elder brother, Gentile, were in their period of studentship. Here, they came under the influence of Mantegna, who was also bound to them by ties of relationship, since he married their sister. To his brother-in-law, Bellini owed much of his knowledge of classical architecture and perspective, and his broad and sculptural treatment of draperies. Sculpture and the love of the antique played a large part in Giovanni’s early impressions, and left their mark in the stately dignity of his later style.

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