This male torso study done in sanguine chalk was rendered by artist Dan Gheno. Dan is a professor at the Lyme Academy College of Fine Arts in Old Lyme, Connecticut, as well as a teacher of drawing and painting in New York’s Art Student’s League and the National Academy of Design. You may have seen his work in American Artist magazine as well as “The Best of Sketching and Drawing”. To view more of his work, please visit his website at