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No 220 Jean-Auguste-Dominique Ingres

“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. See what remains after that.” Jean-Auguste-Dominique Ingres, who died 14th … Continue reading

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No 181 Jean-Auguste-Dominique Ingres

” The  drawing is three fourths and a half of what constitutes painting.  If I  had to put a sign over my door, I would write: School  of Drawing, and I’m certain that I would create painters.” Jean-Auguste-Dominique Ingres

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No 166 Jean-Auguste-Dominique Ingres

“The chief consideration for a good painter is to think out the whole of his picture, to have it in his head as a whole.” Jean-Auguste-Dominique Ingres

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