n.1.The art of drawing with chalk.
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Scholars since then have speculated that he did so to avoid inquisitorial prosecution (Helman 51, Carrete 14), although Tomlinson cautions against this assumption, suggesting that economic remuneration in the form of a pension for his son, which he obtained from Charles IV by turning the Caprichos over to the Royal Calcography may have been the primary or even the exclusive motive ("Goya and the Censors" 125-27).