Yes, the image you see above is actually a drawing by the talented 22-years-old Italian artist Diego Fazo. From a young age, he developed the skill of creating photorealistic drawings using nothing but a simple charcoal pencil. Continue reading to see more.

5 Interesting facts about famous artists:

  1. Leonardo da Vinci was a vegetarian and animal rights activist, he would buy caged birds and set them free.
  2. Monet’s father disapproved of his painting, he wanted him to be a grocer.
  3. Pablo Picasso’s first word was the Spanish word for pencil.
  4. The bad boy of Brit Art Damien Hirst directed the music video of “Country House” by the band Blur.
  5. Georges Braque was the first living person to have art displayed in Louvre.

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