A Manual of Oil Painting

A Manual of Oil Painting

by John Collier
     
 

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This republication of the third edition (1889) of John Collier's classic text offers a fascinating and informative glimpse into the academic oil painting tradition of the late nineteenth century. Includes instructions for painting from life using the "sight-size" method, advice on choosing the proper paints and mediums, as well as in-depth discussions of subject

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This republication of the third edition (1889) of John Collier's classic text offers a fascinating and informative glimpse into the academic oil painting tradition of the late nineteenth century. Includes instructions for painting from life using the "sight-size" method, advice on choosing the proper paints and mediums, as well as in-depth discussions of subject matter, color theory, and the comparative advantages of direct versus indirect painting. Highly recommended for anyone interested in the revival of traditional oil painting techniques.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780557401475
Publisher:
Lulu.com
Publication date:
08/18/2010
Sold by:
LULU PRESS
Format:
NOOK Book
File size:
171 KB

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