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ISBN13: 9780823016914
ISBN10: 0823016919
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Leaping, somersaulting, stretching, dancing figures animate this of marvelous action poses, photographed for artists of all levels to use as reference when portraying human figures in motion. Expertly composed and lit pictures of male and female models in suspended action show the body from numerous vantage points. Students practice figure drawing by copying the photos, while advanced artists use them as points of departure, altering body positions to suit specific compositional needs.

Synopsis:

Leaping, somersaulting, stretching, dancing figures animate this gallery of marvelous action poses, photographed for artists of all levels to use as reference when portraying human figures in motion. 200 photos.

About the Author

Thomas Easely, whose paintings are in many distinguished private collections, lives in South Lake Tahoe, California. Mark Smith, whose photographs appear in fine periodicals and travel books, is based in Venice, Italy.

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minthitkyi, April 4, 2008 (view all comments by minthitkyi)
every figurative artist will need this book.
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Product Details

ISBN:
9780823016914
Photographer:
Smith, Mark Edward
Publisher:
Watson-Guptill
Photographer:
Smith, Mark
Author:
Easley, Thomas
Location:
New York
Subject:
Techniques
Subject:
Study & Teaching
Subject:
Drawing - Anatomy
Subject:
Photography of the nude
Subject:
Human figure in art
Subject:
Artists' models
Subject:
Techniques - General
Subject:
Subjects & Themes - Portraits
Subject:
Techniques - Life Drawing
Subject:
ART052000
Subject:
Art - General
Subject:
art;reference;drawing;art reference;non-fiction
Edition Description:
Trade paper
Publication Date:
20000501
Binding:
Paperback
Grade Level:
General/trade
Language:
English
Illustrations:
200 BandW ILLUS
Pages:
176
Dimensions:
10.95x8.27x.49 in. 1.22 lbs.

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