Consider Drawings As a Way to Jump Into the Art Market. While A Rembrandt Painting Might Be Beyond Most People's Budget, A Small Rembrandt Drawing or Etching Might Be Affordable. Their Impact Can Be Just As Profound As Any Other Medium. Properly Museum Framed They Take on A More Significant Importance.
Many Factors Account For Their Lesser Gallery and Hammer Prices. The Two Primary Reasons Are That As Drawings Are Part of Every Art Process in Every Medium They are More Readily Available and Far More Numerous, Thus They Are Subject to an Economy of Scale. Drawings Are Frequently on Paper Making Them More Vulnerable to Decay.
Whether an Oil on Canvas or a Charcoal Drawing on Rag Seriously Consider Your Intention and Your Objective Within Your Space Before Buying Art. Consider the Framing Price, It Is Always Significant. Careful Forethought Will Keep You From Making Mistakes. Hiding That, "Oh, Not So Appropriate", Piece of Art in The Attic Is Always A Little Disappointing.