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