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Timeless art instruction guide by one of the greatest critics of them all begins with bare fundamentals and offers brilliant philosophical advice from sketching to the laws of color and composition. "The truth behind Ruskin's statements is always clear." — American Artist. 48 illustrations.

Synopsis:

The text, originally published in 1857, provides a comprehensive explanation of techniques for both the professional artist and the student.

Synopsis:

Timeless work by one of the greatest art critics of all time begins with bare fundamentals and offers brilliant philosophical advice. 48 illustrations.

Table of Contents

LETTER I

  ON FIRST PRACTICE

LETTER II

  SKETCHING FROM NATURE

LETTER III

  ON COLOUR AND COMPOSITION :-

    COLOUR

    COMPOSITION :-

    1. THE LAW OF PRINCIPALITY

    2. THE LAW OF REPETITION

    3. THE LAW OF CONTINUITY

    4. THE LAW OF CURVATURE

    5. THE LAW OF RADIATION

    6. THE LAW OF CONTRAST

    7. THE LAW OF INTERCHANGE

    8. THE LAW OF CONSISTENCY

    9. THE LAW OF HARMONY

APPENDIX I

  ILLUSTRATIVE NOTES

APPENDIX II

  THINGS TO BE STUDIED

Product Details

ISBN:
9780486227306
Designed:
Campbell, Lawrence
Author:
Campbell, Lawrence
Designed by:
Campbell, Lawrence
Designed:
Campbell, Lawrence
Author:
Ruskin, John
Author:
Art Instruction
Publisher:
Dover Publications
Location:
New York
Subject:
Techniques
Subject:
Drawing
Subject:
Gambling - Card Games
Subject:
Poker
Subject:
Desenho
Subject:
Drawing - General
Subject:
Techniques - General
Subject:
Techniques - Drawing
Subject:
Art - Drawing
Subject:
Art -- Instruction.
Edition Description:
Trade Paper
Series:
Dover Art Instruction
Series Volume:
no. 8
Publication Date:
19710631
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Yes
Pages:
228
Dimensions:
8.5 x 5.38 in 0.53 lb

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Timeless work by one of the greatest art critics of all time begins with bare fundamentals and offers brilliant philosophical advice. 48 illustrations.

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