Anatomy, Perspective and Composition for the Artist

Product Number: EB00796374
Released: Dec 04, 2019
Business Term: Purchase
ISBN: #9780486783024
Publisher: Dover Publications
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Splendid color illustrations by a distinguished painter and teacher highlight this volume of practical instruction in the foundations of art. Perfect for intermediate-level and advanced artists wishing to take their work to the next level, this manual combines detailed anatomy studies with guidance in the principles and practice of perspective and the art of composition. Author Stan Smith interprets the traditions of European art from the Renaissance onward, providing step-by-step diagrams that develop students' understanding and familiarity with concepts and techniques. Technical and expressive qualities receive equal emphasis. In addition to its value as a source of instruction, this book also functions as an essential reference.

Author(s): Stan Smith
Original Publish Date: Jan 15, 2014

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