Realistic Figure Drawing offers hundreds of beautiful figure drawings executed in Sheppard's classical, timeless style. Each of the ten chapters opens with a brief introduction, followed by illustrations presenting the key ideas about drawing the figure. Through studying these drawings, and honing your own skills through practice, you'll learn how to:
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YA-- An excellent choice to supplement life-drawing instruction in the classroom. Technical information on anatomy, proportion, lighting, weight distribution, and foreshortening is discussed. Beyond this, however, Sheppard shows how to render various figure types and how to capture the figure in motion. The use of a variety of media gives the book an added dimension. Two hundred drawings done in a classical style illustrate the points. They are often accompanied by diagrams to explain the underlying form. The text is informative and written in a way that gives the feeling of having an instructor at hand.
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Book Description U.S.A.: North Light Books, 1991. Soft cover. Book Condition: New. 1st Edition. Bookseller Inventory # ABE-1490291492407
Book Description Northlight March 1991, 1991. Trade Paperback. Book Condition: New. Presents hundreds of examples that demonstrate important aspects of figure drawing, such as anatomical points, proportion, attitudes and weight distribution, rendering, and the figure in motion. Bookseller Inventory # 164783
Book Description North Light Books, 1991. Paperback. Book Condition: New. book. Bookseller Inventory # M0891343741
Book Description North Light Books, 1991. Paperback. Book Condition: New. Never used!. Bookseller Inventory # P110891343741