Contour Lines from Matisse to David Hockney
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Contour Lines from Matisse to David Hockney

Contour Lines are the most fundamental building material of a drawing!  They are the most efficient way to give a drawing structure and describe the basic facts of form.  We often think of contour lines just as outlines, but this is not the case. If we only pay attention to the outmost edges of a…