Copying masterworks is one way both to learn and to delight in looking.  Just as I’ve made innumerable drawings of my sea shell, or my fish Pixel, or my favorite spot along my favorite walk — or let’s not forget the many drawings of Doll — so I discover I made more drawings of this lady than I realized.  She’s a Renaissance sculpture at the National Gallery of Art, and a charming gal even if she’s made of stone.

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