The beauty that is the particular province of line drawing is the beauty of contours, and this is marred by heavy light and shade.
She has undoubted ability, but not clearly in the direction of line drawing.
There is a more direct appeal to the imagination in line drawing than in possibly anything else in pictorial art.
In opposition to line drawing, we may call this Mass Drawing.
Don't burden a line drawing with heavy half tones and shadows; keep them light.
In line drawing shading should only be used to aid the expression of form.
An example of line drawing and “the art of leaving out,” by the well-known Royal Academician.
But I will try and illustrate one that is at any rate logical, and that may serve as a fair type of line drawing generally.
Charcoal is a beautiful medium in a dexterous hand, but is more adaptable to mass than to line drawing.
All the tumult of material things gone, he had a vision of her clear as a line drawing.