A picture or sketch made by laying on washes of watercolour, typically in monochrome, over a pen or pencil drawing.
- The wash drawing Saint Luke Painting the Virgin of about 1590, replete with torso, by Andrea Boscoli provides an addendum.
- It was a method of etching tone which creates an effect akin to a wash drawing.
- There's an early 19th-century sepia wash drawing, with the clearly false signature of Fuseli, showing a group of classically draped women grieving over a recumbent nude male.
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