The subtitle of this book says it all: Learn the Essential Techniques of the Masters.
Written as a primer for anyone who has an interest in portrait and figure drawing, a professional artist shares easy-to-follow instructions for drawing accurately in the realist tradition, working with models, and using common drawing materials.
An interesting section on the history of portrait drawing includes reproductions of work by Michelangelo, Ingres, Kinstler, and others.
Author — Joy Thomas.
Hardcover. 144 pages. 100 color illustrations, 250 black-and-white illustrations.
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