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Synonyms for draughtsman

a skilled worker who draws plans of buildings or machines

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Moreover, the outlines of the garments have a nervous energy lacking in Jyotirindranath's draughtsmanship which is more disciplined and sensitive.
Freud's skill in draughtsmanship was evident in his early etchings, and he went on to acquire a distinctive pictorial voice.
I believe that all great artists can draw, and the quality of Ruth's less well known graphic work and draughtsmanship is remarkable.
Given your reverence for the classical traditions of Western art, your respect to the sacramental and liturgical traditions of Roman Catholicism and the emphasis in your own work on representational draughtsmanship how would you explain your enthusiasm for artists such as those mentioned, who seem far removed from these concerns?
The United States and the EU are now struggling to cope with the result of the draughtsmanship at Dayton.
The plans, which may have been drawn by Tommy Kennedy, were works of art and displayed draughtsmanship of the highest order.
These are among the 'riskiest' works in the show - this may explain why they have been given the least auspicious viewing space (a corridor) - because they are computer-generated and thereby do not share the onus on draughtsmanship of calligraphers past.
The achievement is particularly telling in the case of the drawings, which are frequently accompanied by enlarged details that convey the finer points of Bruegel's draughtsmanship.
Self-taught as an artist, he was admired by Phil May ('everything I know I learnt from Sammy') and David Low ('for sheer purity of line and solid correctness of draughtsmanship [he] has not been excelled among British artists').
Gurney was not content with short-cuts in draughtsmanship.
It is a pity that Matteo's more modest altarpiece commissioned by the oligarchic family, the Placidi, for their chapel in the church of St Dominic in Siena, could not be brought to London in its entirety, since it is far better designed, the colours are better harmonised and the draughtsmanship is superb.
A survey of the depth and variety of nineteenth-century draughtsmanship with works from the Getty Museum's collection and loans from the Courtauld Institute of Art in London.
While the book is not a complete corpus of illustrative achievements, at least the selected illustrations give a good visual idea of the standards of competence and draughtsmanship evident in the graphic work of the period.
In particular, she analyses his Panoramas of Salvador and other colonial ports, illustrations that combine skilled draughtsmanship with an acutely observed array of human types, revealing how Enlightenment thinking helped to shape Portuguese perceptions of their colonized populations.
Great editorial cartoons can be wordy and poorly drawn; bad ones can't be saved by excellent draughtsmanship.