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Lessons on Figure Drawing

Lessons on Figure Drawing

by J. Leonard Watson
     
 

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Drawing the human form requires a complete vocabulary of skills and techniques. In this concise guide to figure drawing, Watson teaches readers, step by step, everything they need to know to master these valuable methods.
Separated into two distinct sections, "Elements of Figure Drawing" and "Drawing From the Figure," readers are treated to nearly eighty

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Drawing the human form requires a complete vocabulary of skills and techniques. In this concise guide to figure drawing, Watson teaches readers, step by step, everything they need to know to master these valuable methods.
Separated into two distinct sections, "Elements of Figure Drawing" and "Drawing From the Figure," readers are treated to nearly eighty drawings, paintings, and photographs that build foundational skills and help analyze anatomy, perspective, light, shade, and composition. From the basics of posing a model and choosing the proper materials, to the importance of measurement, action, median lines, foreshortening, and more, here is an essential treasury of artistic learning and expertise.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780486454634
Publisher:
Dover Publications
Publication date:
02/27/2007
Series:
Dover Art Instruction Series
Pages:
128
Product dimensions:
5.30(w) x 8.40(h) x 0.40(d)

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