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Synopsis:

The essential guide to rendering perspective, this classic manual uses a series of illustrated exercises and explanations to help artists and students master one of art's greatest challenges. More than 260 figures.

Synopsis:

The essential guide to rendering perspective, this classic manual uses a series of illustrated exercises and explanations to help artists and students master one of art's greatest challenges. More than 260 figures.

Table of Contents

Introduction

I. General Directions

II. Pencil Measurement and the Picture Plane

III. The Ellipse

IV. A Cylinder and a Cylindrical Object

V. An Object above the Eye and the Cone Principle

VI. A Cream Jug

VII. A Time Study

VIII. A Group of Cylindrical Objects

IX. Cylindrical Objects Grouped with Fruit

X. A Group of Objects from Memory or Invention

XI. The Cylinder Cone and Ball Grouped--A Problem for Original Study

XII. The Study of Straight Line Objects

XIII. Drawing the Book in Two Positions

XIV. The Book with a Cylindrical Object

XV. The Cylinder and Rectangular Block--A Problem for Original Study

XVI. The Further Study of Straight-Line Objects--A Cube at Angles with the Picture Plane

XVII. The Cube in Two Different Positions

XVIII. A Book at Angles to the Picture Plane

XIX. Two Books at Different Angles to the Picture Plane

XX. The Actual Center of the Circle and Measurement into the Picture by Parallel Lines

XXI. Books with a Cylindrical Object

XXII. The Study and Drawing of a House

XXIII. A Building from the Photograph or a Print

XXIV. Type Forms Helpful in Understanding the House--The Square Frame

XXV. The Square Pyramid and Square Plinth

XXVI. The Square Frame Leaning on the Rectangular Block--A Problem for Original Study

XXVII. Cylindrical Objects when not Vertical

XXVIII. A Group of Flower Pots

XXIX. The Circular Frame in a Square Frame

XXX. A Round Window

XXXI. The Clock--A Problem

XXXII. The Arch

XXXIII. Interiors--A Room Parallel to the Picture Plane

XXXIV. Interiors--A Room at Angles to the Picture Plane

XXXV. Further Studies of Interiors

XXXVI. A Chair

XXXVII. The Hexagonal Plinth in Two Positions

XXXVIII. Interior with a Tiled Floor

XXXIX. The Hexagonal Prism and Frame

XL. The Triangular Prism and Frame--A Problem for Original Study

XLI. The Study of Parallel Perspective

XLII. A Street from the Photograph

XLIII. Exceptions to the Use of the Flat Picture Plane

XLIV. Shadows

XLV. Out-of-doors Work

Solutions of Problems

Index

Product Details

ISBN:
9780486447520
Author:
Norton, Dora Miriam
Publisher:
Dover Publications
Author:
Art Instruction
Subject:
Drawing
Subject:
Sketching
Subject:
Perspective
Subject:
Techniques - Drawing
Subject:
Drawing -- Technique.
Subject:
Art - Drawing
Edition Description:
Trade Paper
Series:
Dover Art Instruction
Publication Date:
20060231
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Y
Pages:
192
Dimensions:
9.25 x 6.13 in 0.73 lb

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The essential guide to rendering perspective, this classic manual uses a series of illustrated exercises and explanations to help artists and students master one of art's greatest challenges. More than 260 figures.

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The essential guide to rendering perspective, this classic manual uses a series of illustrated exercises and explanations to help artists and students master one of art's greatest challenges. More than 260 figures.

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