Drawing Techniques: a Guide

Basic Reading

Watrous, James, The Craft of Old Master Drawings, Madison, 1957 Rosenberg, Pierre, From Drawing to Painting: Poussin, Watteau, Fragonard, David & Ingres, A.W. Mellon Lectures in the Fine Arts, Princeton, N.J., 2000
Rawson, Philip, Drawing, London, 1969 Ames-Lewis, Francis, Drawing in Early Renaissance Italy, New Haven and London, 1983
Ames-Lewis, Francis, and Joanne Wright, Drawing in the Italian Renaissance Workshop, London, 1983 James, Carlo, et al. Old Master Prints and Drawings - a Guide to Preservation and Conservation. Trans. Marjorie B. Cohn. Amsterdam, 1997.
Hunter, Dard, Papermaking, The History and Technique of an Ancient Craft, New York, 2nd ed., revised and enlarged, 1947, repr. 1978 Lugt, Frits, Les Marques des collections de dessins et d'estampes, Amsterdam, 1921, repr. San Francsico, 1975 (2 vols w. supplement)