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sketchZ1ol
09-20-2011, 09:55 AM
hello
there is a companion booklet for the show that recently closed
at the NYC Met .
- for the price , it's hard to beat and a lot to learn .

http://store.metmuseum.org/met-publications/pastel-portraits-images-of-18th-century-europe/invt/80012390

Ed :}

Colorix
09-20-2011, 10:28 AM
Ed, looking at that fab cover painting, one wonders how the oil-painters (of that time) could name them 'drawings'.

sketchZ1ol
09-20-2011, 10:57 AM
hello
hi Charlie !
- maybe the brushmaker's Guild had the favour
of some Royalty . :D

Ed :}