Human Anatomy for Artists: A New Edition of the 1849 Classic

Human Anatomy for Artists: A New Edition of the 1849 Classic

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by J. Fau
     
 

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This magnificent art book re-creates an extremely rare 1849 guide to anatomy, originally compiled for "artists, painters, and sculptors." Unavailable for more than 150 years, this classic work features 30 plates with 105 highly detailed and finely executed black-and-white lithographs.
These realistic and meticulously accurate drawings illustrate form as well as

Overview

This magnificent art book re-creates an extremely rare 1849 guide to anatomy, originally compiled for "artists, painters, and sculptors." Unavailable for more than 150 years, this classic work features 30 plates with 105 highly detailed and finely executed black-and-white lithographs.
These realistic and meticulously accurate drawings illustrate form as well as function, offering artists a mastery of anatomy through careful, knowledgeable articulation of the muscles and bones beneath the skin. Each image appears with an identifying caption, and this new edition offers the convenience of a CD-ROM that includes every illustration from the book. In addition to its value as a resource for practicing artists, this beautiful browsing book will captivate anyone who has an interest in the human body.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780486136073
Publisher:
Dover Publications
Publication date:
03/05/2013
Series:
Dover Anatomy for Artists
Sold by:
Barnes & Noble
Format:
NOOK Book
Pages:
80
File size:
44 MB
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