The seventy-five drawings included here have been selected from every important group in the Royal Library, ranging from quick sketches to finished works of art, and include compositional studies, portraits, drawings from the model, nature studies, and landscapes. The finest draftsmen of the last 500 years are represented, including Michelangelo, Raphael, Durer, Claude, Van Dyck, Landseer and Sargent. This book gives an insight into one of the finest collections of drawings in existence.
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(224mm x 196mm x 15mm)
Royal Collection Enterprises Ltd
Publisher: Royal Collection Trust
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Author Biography - Martin Clayton
Martin Clayton is Deputy Curator of the Print Room at Windsor Castle, and is well known as an authority on the drawings of Leonardo da Vinci and Raphael. His recent publications include the award-winning Leonardo da Vinci: The Divine and the Grotesque (2002).