Male and Female Figure in Motion [NOOK Book]

Overview


Sixty of the best, most representative sequences from original 5,000 prints. Taken at speeds up to 1/6000th of a second, incredibly precise images show undraped male and female subjects against a ruled background, running, walking, leaping, twisting, throwing, many other activities. Views from front, rear and three-quarter angle.
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Male and Female Figure in Motion

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Overview


Sixty of the best, most representative sequences from original 5,000 prints. Taken at speeds up to 1/6000th of a second, incredibly precise images show undraped male and female subjects against a ruled background, running, walking, leaping, twisting, throwing, many other activities. Views from front, rear and three-quarter angle.
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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9780486319346
  • Publisher: Dover Publications
  • Publication date: 3/15/2012
  • Series: Dover Anatomy for Artists
  • Sold by: Barnes & Noble
  • Format: eBook
  • Pages: 128
  • Sales rank: 726,172
  • File size: 9 MB

Table of Contents

MEN
1. Walking
2. Walking
3. Walking and carrying a 50-lb. dumbbell in right hand
4. Running at full speed
5. Running at full speed (two models)
6. Ascending an incline
7. Ascending stairs
8. Descending and incline
9. Descending a stepladder and turning around with a rock in hands
10. Jumping overa boy's back (leapfrog)
11. Baseball : batting
12. Baseball : catching
13. Baseball : throwing
14. Cricket : overarm bowling
15. Cricket : battling and drive
16. Football : dropkick
17. Heaving a 20-lb. Rock
18. Striking a blow with right hand
19. Handspring over a man's back
20. Blacksmith hammering on anvil with two hands
21. Lifting a log on end
22. Wrestling : Graeco-Roman
23. First ballet action
24.
A Sitting down
B Sitting down
C Sprinkling water
D Stooping for cup and drinking
25. Starting for a run
26. Jumping : running straight high jump
27. Jumping : standing broad jump
28. Boxing: open hand
29. Headspring: a flying pigeon interfering
30. Blacksmiths hammering on avil
WOMEN
31. Walking
32. Walking and carrying a bucket of water in each hand
33. Walking and throwing a handkerchief over shoulders
34. Turning around in surprise and running away
35. Ascending an incline with a bucket of water in each hand
36. Ascending stairs and looking around with basin in hands
37. Turning and ascending stairs with a bucket of water in each hand
38. Ascending a stepladder two steps at a time
39. Descending an incline
40. "Descending an incline with a 20-lb. basket on head, hands raised"
41. Descending stairs and turning around
42. "Stepping up on a trestle, jumping down and turning"
43. Crawling on hands and knees
44. Taking a 12-lb. basket from head and putting it on ground
45. Bending over a trestle with a water jar
46. "Kneeling on left knee, carrying basket, and rising"
47. Arising from kneeling and turning
48. Arising from ground with newspaper in left hand
49. Stumbling and falling on the gound
50. Picking up a ball and throwing it
51. Kicking a hat
52. Woman pouring a bucket of water over another woman
53. Dressing : stooping and throwing wrap around shoulders
54.
A Lifting a ball
B Emptying a bucket of water
C Kicking above her head
D Striking with a stick
E Stumbling
F "Lifting a 50-lb, dumbbell"
55. Jumpting from stone to stone across a brook
56. Dancing (fancy)
CHILDREN
57. Child bringing a bouquet to a woman
58. Child running
59. Child crawling on hands and knees
60. Child crawling up stairs
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