Albrecht Dürer

<i>Life Lines: Portrait Drawings from Dürer to Picasso</i> at the Morgan

New York, NY, May 4, 2015Drawing is often seen as the most immediate of the fine arts, capturing a subject's essence in quick, suggestive strokes of chalk, pencil, or ink. This can be particularly evident in portrait drawing where the dynamism of the medium allows for the recording of a likeness in the here and now, while simultaneously offering clues into the relationship between artist and sitter.