"Study of Angel for the Annunciation" -- Circa -- Jacopo Pontormo -- Black chalk yellowish brown ink wash over traces of red chalk, heightened with traces of white, on paper -- Uffizi Gallery -- Florence, Italy.
The artist's left hand, in fact only his left one because when observed in mirror it becomes his right one, while his right one holds the pencil.Drawings of hands done in a classical manner and anatomically studied. Depictions of hands in various positio…
Federico Barocci Studies for the Hands of the Virgin Mary for the Annunciation Charcoal and pastel, heightened with white on blue paper Staatliche Museen zu Berlin, Kupferstichkabinett Photo: Volker – H.
ARTIST/ILLUSTRATOR: David Malan ~ [Marks are a visual language. Make a bad one and its instantly recognisable. Sometimes its just the weakness of the line or the lack of commitment that ruins a drawing. David Malan's work is briliantly confident.