FINE ARTS – DRAWING: “When Lead Pencils Were Silver and Gold” / CuriosityShow ☮

We write with lead pencils that are really carbon but, as Rob shows, drawings used to be done with silverpoint – and you can still make such drawings today if you know how to prepare the paper well.

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