Today i tried out a (for me) new technique. Charcoal and White Chalk on Colored paper. I saw a article in “the Artist’s Magazine” and wanted to try it for myself. I like the result but need a bit more practice. I worked with Charcoal pencils on blue paper.
I bought a copy of the book from Charles Bargue Et Jean-Leon Gerome: Drawing Course and started with the studies (on the left my version of “Plate 1”). I have more books about the classical drawing and painting method from the 19th century en i want to make a serious study of them. Here is