Call for Submissions: The Ricciardi Prize

Master Drawings is now accepting submissions for the Fifth Annual Ricciardi Prize for Young Scholars. The winner will receive a cash award of $5,000.

The deadline is November 15, 2022.

The prize is given for the best new and unpublished article on drawings (of any period) by a scholar under the age of 40. The winning submission will be published in a 2023 issue of Master Drawings and will be featured at our annual symposium.

Go to for additional information about essay requirements and how to apply. You can also learn about the broad range of research by past winners of the prize.


(Image: George Romney, Lady Seated at a Table (recto); pen and brown ink, brush and brown wash, the Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York)