Head of a Woman and Study of Hands, 1837

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Among this series of hand studies, the Scottish artist David Wilkie included a carefully described portrait drawing of an older woman. With rather spare chalk and pen lines, Wilkie achieved an impressive lifelike quality in the figure.

Head of a Woman and Study of Hands
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