Female Proportions, Studies of the nose, lips and chin
Studies of a female torso, studies of a male torso
Preissler was a painter and engraver born in 1666 in Nuremberg. He painted mainly portraits and biblical scenes and is now probably best known for his work about life drawing titled, Die durch Theorie erfundene Practic, oder Gründlich-verfasste Reguln (The theory invented by practice, or Multiple-authored Rules). More about him at this post: How to Draw People - Johann Daniel Preissler.
The illustrations here are hand colored and they are for sale on Ebay.
CHRISTIAN LUDWIG GRIEPENKERL
Female Nude Seated in Profile to the Left; Subsidiary Studies of her Clothing
Signed with Monogram (lower left), Verso inscribed
Graphite on Creme Paper, 15.4 x 10 in (39.2 x 25.5 cm) Wikipedia article
The drawing is for sale on ebay.
The Theft of Fire, by Christian Griepenkerl. Prometheus steals fire from Zeus.
Decorative Project attributed to Christian Griepenkerl
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