Art History

Drawing” on History: Study From Life

THE GREAT Albrecht Dürer (1471 – 1528) was a mas­ter engraver who most are famil­iar with. While view­ing some of his del­i­cate, incred­i­ble engrav­ings at the Museum of Fine Art Hus­ton, I read a few of the tags writ­ten beside them. “Dürer based his land­scape on metic­u­lous stud­ies he drew from nature.” The notes went on to say, “This interest…