On coloured pencil and graphite

A postcard – Hans Holbein the Younger – Anne Cresacre 1526-27 – black and coloured chalk on paper – 26 x 37cm

This drawing is almost 500 years old and is part of the Royal Collection. It is revelatory in how simple materials can make such powerful images.

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