the first person to identify the name of the artist who drew this study wins a prize.
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in the event of multiple persons with the correct answer a video tapped drawing will be held to ascertain a winner. the winner will be contacted via email and prize sent u.s. postal service to desired address within the lower 48 continental united states.
here's a little hint:
although rejecting the moniker this artist was regarded as an "impressionist" painter, but preferred to be called a realist. this masterful drawing depicts the artist's younger brother. it was kept in the artist's personal collection.