« Drawing is the probity of art.
To draw does not mean simply to reproduce contours;
drawing does not consist merely of line:
drawing is also expression, the inner form, the plane modeling. »

Jean-Auguste-Dominique Ingres



Sketches — Illustration Designs

from 5 Centuries

Thomas Baston, The Tempest at Sea
Rare pioneer of English marine painting –
here a vellum drawing along with the respective print :
Thomas Baston, The Tempest at Sea

“ I received today your … with excellent small Hollar print in good condition. It like me very much … I will send you my new order, naturally it’s possible/again Hollar print. Thank you very much for all ”

(Mr. Z. B., September 12, 2003)