Sensitive pencil sketches are not uppermost in my mind when I think of Picasso. This blog made me think again about this artist. They are some of the most beautiful pencil/charcoal portraits that I’ve seen. So much of a person’s character can be conveyed by a powerful, deceptively simple line drawing. Reading this blog was a great way for me to start the day today and I decided to share it. Thanks to Tim Miller for this and other thought provoking words and images.
Taken from John Richardson’s biographies of Picasso: