Figure by Pierre-Paul Prud'hon. Figure by Pierre-Paul Prud'hon. Salvador Dali, in his book 50 Secrets of Magic Craftsmanship , affirmed that even having a bad drawing teacher was better than having none at all-- although he definitely recommended.
Victor Gadino is an award-winning contemporary artist who holds an MFA from Pratt Institute. This “Sepia Torso” pencil drawing on sepia toned paper has a ‘Michelangelo’-like force and accuracy, which is quite remarkable.