By Stuart Elliot

Drawing the Nude provides a thrilling method of drawing the human physique. Divided into 3 elements, on constitution, anatomy and commentary, it introduces a suite of rules and develops a treasury of rules for the artist to keep on with. when spotting the significance of statement, it focuses extra on a conceptual knowing of the development of the physique in anatomical phrases. In doing so, it encourages the cultivation of extra expert remark and incorporates those that paintings from reminiscence, mind's eye and invention. Contents: the drawing of straightforward types that could then be distorted, reworked and mixed, best directly to compound types; explains using mild and shadows to precise shape; explains the gesture of the determine via brief drawings that examine the movement of circulation throughout the physique; reviews the musculo-skeletal shape and gives a collection of instruments for analysing its components; makes use of direct and concise drawings, along pictures of electronic sculptures of human anatomy; offers useful guide suitable to either the amateur and the skilled determine artist, in addition to these operating in the visible results and video game industries.Superbly illustrated with 199 photographs that come with electronic sculptures of human anatomy and concise drawings.

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