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Master drawing Close up: Silver point to laser cut. Susan Owens Wednesday 12 September 2018

What is silverpoint drawing? How can you tell the difference between a quill and a reed pen? This lecture looks in detail at the materials and techniques used by some of the greatest masters, including Leonardo, Raphael, Rembrandt and Van Gogh. It also explores innovative contemporary drawings made by laser cutting, pricking, rubbing and tearing.