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Book cover: Drawing Futures: Speculations in Contemporary Drawing for Art and ArchitectureDrawing Futures: Speculations in Contemporary Drawing for Art and Architecture
by - UCL Press ,
This volume brings together international designers and artists for speculations in contemporary drawing for art and architecture. It focuses on how the field of drawing expands synchronously alongside technological and computational developments.
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Book cover: Leonardo da Vinci: Anatomical Drawings from the Royal Library, Windsor CastleLeonardo da Vinci: Anatomical Drawings from the Royal Library, Windsor Castle
by - Metropolitan Museum of Art ,
These drawings of the human body by Leonardo are based on the artist's own anatomical dissections and show his evolving understanding of physiology. The drawings demonstrate Leonardo's progress from technical mastery to consummate draftsmanship.
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Book cover: Twentieth-century American drawing: Three avant-garde generationsTwentieth-century American drawing: Three avant-garde generations
by - Solomon R. Guggenheim Foundation ,
Displaying variety and conceptual advancement, this catalogue demonstrates the evolution of American artistic expression. The progression of the medium is traced through the work of Arthur Dove, Marcel Duchamp, Jackson Pollock, Roy Lichtenstein, etc.
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Book cover: Drawing the Head and HandsDrawing the Head and Hands
by - The Viking Press ,
The illustrator Andrew Loomis is revered amongst artists - including the painter Norman Rockwell and comics superstar Alex Ross - for his mastery of figure drawing. His hugely influential series of art instruction books have never been bettered.
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Book cover: Drawings of Leonardo da VinciDrawings of Leonardo da Vinci
by - G. Newnes ,
A quick study into the methods and style of Da Vinci's drawings and art. Leonardo found in drawing the most stimulating way of self-expression. The use of pen and crayon came to him as naturally as the monologue to an eager and egoistic talker.
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Book cover: Learn To Draw PortraitsLearn To Draw Portraits
by - Smashwords ,
A unique collection of techniques, terminology, and examples for the beginner and advanced graphite artist. Over one hundred illustrations support carefully reviewed explanations of elemental technique. Simulate skin texture with circularism.
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Book cover: Caricature and Other Comic ArtCaricature and Other Comic Art
by - Harper & brothers ,
In this book there is a greater variety of pictures of a comic and satirical cast than was ever before presented at one view. Many nations, ancient and modern, are represented in it, as well as most of the names identified with art of this nature.
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Book cover: American DrawingsAmerican Drawings
by - Solomon R. Guggenheim Foundation ,
The term 'drawing' is applied loosely; it is meant to connote a medium of great immediacy conducive to direct materialization of a concept, rather than implying the elimination of color or an insistence upon other technical restrictions.
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Book cover: Blackboard SketchingsBlackboard Sketchings
by - Milton Bradley Company ,
A great book for teachers, Art teachers and others, who want to add a little something extra to the classroom experience. Nicely illustrated with step-by-step instructions on how to draw lesson illustrations on a blackboard.
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Book cover: The History of the Nineteenth Century in CaricatureThe History of the Nineteenth Century in Caricature
by - Dodd, Mead and Company ,
While the impulse to satirize public men in picture is probably as old as satiric verse, the political cartoon, as an effective agent in molding public opinion, is essentially a product of modern conditions. Its success depends upon its timeliness.
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Book cover: Drawing for BeginnersDrawing for Beginners
by - Bridgman Publishers ,
We must think with the brush and the pencil; we must think first and then draw round our 'think'. I hope that this book may help you to arrange your thoughts. It is but a helping hand on the broad highway that leads to the great world of art.
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Book cover: The Art of IllustrationThe Art of Illustration
by - W. H. Allen & Co. ,
The object of 'The Art of Illustration' is to explain the modern systems of Book and Newspaper Illustration, and especially the methods of drawing for what is commonly called 'process', on which so many artists are now engaged.
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Book cover: Constructive AnatomyConstructive Anatomy
by - Pelham, N.Y. ,
Learn how to draw the human figure with the practical and effective method made famous by a leading art instructor. Bridgman simplifies complex anatomy problems into simple structures before exploring the muscle patterns into more complex detail.
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Book cover: English CaricaturistsEnglish Caricaturists
by - Swan Sonnenschein & Co. ,
An entertaining history of caricature, and consequently of the events, political and social, of the nineteenth century. The book gives an elaborate estimate of the merits of the later caricaturists and a complete account of their lives.
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Book cover: Line and FormLine and Form
by - G. Bell & Sons, Ltd. ,
The substance of the following chapters on Line and Form originally formed a series of lectures delivered to the students of the Manchester Municipal School of Art. There is no pretension to an exhaustive treatment of a subject.
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Book cover: Pen Drawing: An Illustrated TreatisePen Drawing: An Illustrated Treatise
by - Project Gutenberg
If you want to use a pen to draw, this book is very instructional, and the author takes the time to illustrate the ideas, and to elaborate on them in a way that is rarely done in modern writing. The author was a proponent of Gothic architecture.
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Book cover: The Elements of DrawingThe Elements of Drawing
by - eBooks@Adelaide ,
This book contains new illustrations and interesting notes and explanations to help students through the process of drawing. This classic retains its relevance some 150 years after its first appearance and should be on every artist's bookshelf.
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Book cover: The Doré Gallery of Bible IllustrationsThe Doré Gallery of Bible Illustrations
by - Belford-Clarke Co. ,
From the creation of the world to its final redemption, view the Bible as imagined by one of history's most accomplished illustrators. This book of Dore's classic Gallery pictures many of the best-loved stories from the Old and New Testament.
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Book cover: Chuck Jones: A Flurry of DrawingsChuck Jones: A Flurry of Drawings
by - University of California Press ,
Chuck Jones was responsible for the classics featuring the likes of Bugs Bunny and the Road Runner, and his mastery of the Warner characters' personalities, along with his sensibilities and sense of visual design, made his cartoons standouts.
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Book cover: The Practice and Science of DrawingThe Practice and Science of Drawing
by - Seeley, Service & Co. ,
Classic approach to the dynamics of drawing by brilliant teacher with insights and practical advice on line drawing, mass drawing, visual memory, materials and much more. 93 plates and diagrams reinforce Speed's clear presentation.
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Book cover: The art of caricaturingThe art of caricaturing
by - F.J. Drake & co ,
In this brief and consistent book Mitchell Smith gives lessons that cover all branches of caricaturing. Drawings illustrate all necessary points, and each point is explained in the text. Author included caricatures of many famous men.
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Book cover: Men Without Guns; The Abbott Collection of Paintings of Army MedicineMen Without Guns; The Abbott Collection of Paintings of Army Medicine
by ,
Paintings by army artists during WW2, from the home front, Italy, Burma, the air war over Europe, the fighting in France, and the Pacific. Artwork, some realistic, some impressionistic, some drawings, some paintings, all done from life.
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