The Complete Book of Drawing: Essential Skills for Every Artist

By: Barber, Barrington

Price: $17.50

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Book Condition: Fine


Book is in excellent condition. Binding is solid and square, covers have sharp corners, exterior shows no blemishes, text/interior is clean and free of marking of any kind. 352 pages with often many illustrations per page. Chapters on Object drawing, the Experience of , Form and shape, Forms of nature, Figure drawing and portraiture, Styles and techniques, Composition, Drawing from the masters


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This comprehensive drawing manual is an invaluable guide for beginners, improvers, and established draftsmen. It contains hundreds of examples as well as step-by-step examples for artists to follow in order to build up their confidence and skills. All the major subject areas are covered, from simple object drawing and still life, to landscape drawing, portraiture, and figures. The book also explores the wider challenges of drawing facing all aspiring artists, such as how to break down visual information, recognize form, and apply perspective. Author Barrington Barber is a renowned authority on teaching drawing and a practicing artist.

Title: The Complete Book of Drawing: Essential Skills for Every Artist

Author: Barber, Barrington

Categories: Art Instruction,

Publisher: Arcturus: 2010

ISBN Number: 1848375360

ISBN Number 13: 9781848375369

Binding: Oversize Paperback

Book Condition: Fine

Type: Art Instruction

Seller ID: 147430

Keywords: Object, Experience , shape, Forms , nature, Figure, drawing , portraiture, Styles, techniques, Composition, Drawing , Masters,