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Figure Studies and Compositional Drawings from the Armand Hammer Collection

November 17, 1996 – May 11, 1997
West Building, Ground Floor, Hammer Galleries

Leonardo da Vinci, Sheet of Studies [recto], probably 1470/1480, pen and brown ink over black chalk on laid paper, The Armand Hammer Collection, 1991.217.2.a

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

Overview: A selection of 20 compositional and figure studies was shown in a continuous series of changing exhibitions to highlight drawings from the National Gallery of Art's Armand Hammer collection.

Organization: Margaret Morgan Grasselli, curator of old master drawings at the National Gallery, coordinated the exhibition.