Madame Greuze on a chaise lounge with her dog, Jean-Baptiste Greuze
Rijksmuseum, ink and wash over chalk on paper, 13×18″ (34x47cm)
In this seemingly casual but beautifully realized drawing of his wife relaxing with her dog, Greuze achieves a subtle portrayal of light and form — a reminder of the surprising versatility of the humble medium of ink and wash, which often shares characteristics of both drawing and painting.
Link: Madame Greuze on a chaise lounge with her dog, Rijksmuseum
One Reply to “Eye Candy for Today: Jean-Baptiste Greuze ink and wash drawing”
Oh, that’s lovely!
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