Human Anatomy for Artists The Elements of Form

ISBN-10: 0195052064
ISBN-13: 9780195052060
Authors: Eliot Goldfinger
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Eliot Goldfinger, a realistic sculptor and instructor of human and animal anatomy, has designed and written a reference work for artists and art students on the visual and descriptive components of human anatomy. The format is simple and accessible; all information about one aspect of a topic is set forth on facing pages. For example, the anterior leg muscle is illustrated in a series of precise anatomical drawings and well-lit photos, with text on origin, insertion, action, structure, and how it relates to creating surface form directly opposite the pictures. Unique to this book are photographs of a series of sculptures which show the basic volumes of the figure, revealing the basic…    

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Binding: Hardcover Publisher: Oxford University Press, Incorporated Number of pages: 368 Dimensions: 12.32" wide x 9.29" long x 1.10" tall Weight: 4.092 lbs. Language: English