History of drawing by Donaven Grant

  • Period: 100 to

    History Of Drawing

    History and growth of drawing
  • 400

    Drawing in the middle ages

    This marked the begging of drawing becomig an art although it started with them mostly being for wealthy families andwere often only used to prep the artist for the painting stage
  • Apr 6, 700

    art for the church

    Durring the middle ages art was largely use to depict religious events
  • Jan 1, 1350

    Renaissance begins

    The renaissance was a time were Drawing and many other forms of art flourished thanks to artist like leonardo da vinci, michelangelo, Hieronymus Bosch
  • Apr 15, 1452

    leonardo da vinci was born

    One of if not the best artist of history his work is still considered to be the best he help pioner the renaissance and made massive contributions not to just art but all fields of work
  • Apr 6, 1495

    Davinci starts painting the last supper

    this was one of davincis many controversial paintings
  • Apr 6, 1498

    Da vinci finishes the last supper

  • baroque period begins

    during this period water colors and ink washes became more popular with artist
  • First pencil was invented

    The modern pencil was invented in 1795 by Nicholas-Jacques Conte
  • Mass production of pencils

    this was the beging of pencils being mass produced the quickly became artist preferred tool for drawing
  • modern art

    art turns towards the more abstract
  • da vici starts painting the mona lisa

    Da vici starts painting the the mona lisa this year this is considered to be the best painting in history