The Touch of the Artist: Master Drawings from the Woodner Collections
October 1, 1995 – January 28, 1996
East Building, Ground Floor

This exhibition is no longer on view at the National Gallery.

Overview: 117 drawings spanning 5 centuries were selected from the Woodner collections. The drawings were gifts or promised gifts to the National Gallery.

Organization: Curator for the exhibition was Margaret Morgan Grasselli, curator of old master drawings at the National Gallery of Art.

Catalog: The Touch of the Artist: Master Drawings from the Woodner Collections, edited by Margaret Morgan Grasselli. Washington, DC: National Gallery of Art, 1995.

Image: Raphael, Eight Apostles, c. 1514, red chalk over stylus underdrawing and traces of leadpoint on laid paper, cut in two pieces and rejoined; laid down, Woodner Collection, 1993.51.2

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