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Who is the greatest draughts person of them all?

This is what I pondered as I sat sketching a Watteau painting in the Wallace Collection. A Lady at her Toilet (La Toilette) c 1716 Watteau would certainly be in my top ten list of best artists for draughtsmanship. He always attains a lightness of touch, a sensitivity ┬áthat renders his figures as light as… Continue reading Who is the greatest draughts person of them all?