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Animal anatomy for artists : the elements of form

Author: Eliot Goldfinger
Publisher: New York : Oxford University Press, ©2004.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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A guide for all skill levels takes artists step-by-step through the process of depicting realistic animals, from drawings of skeletons and how they move at the joint, to comparisons of shapes and proportions and photographs of live animals.
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Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Eliot Goldfinger
ISBN: 0195142144 9780195142143
OCLC Number: 60651240
Description: xii, 242 pages : chiefly illustrations ; 32 cm
Contents: Introduction --
Terminology --
Basic body plan --
Individual muscles --
Four-legged animals: skeleton & muscles, numerous views (horse, ox, dog, lion) --
Four-legged animals: skeleton & superficial muscles, side view (cat, bear, deer, giraffe, camel, hippopotamus, pig, rhinoceros, Indian elephant, rabbit, squirrel) --
Animals with limb variations: skeleton & superficial muscles, side view (kangaroo, sea lion, gorilla, human) --
Miscellaneous animals: skeleton (American bison, African elephant, tapir, giant anteater, fruit bat, dolphin) --
Birds: skeleton & muscles, feather patterns --
Appendix: Horns & antlers; veins.
Other Titles: Elements of form
Responsibility: Eliot Goldfinger.
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From horses and cats to elephants and giraffes, this is the definitive reference on animal anatomy for painters, sculptors, and illustrators. 104 halftones, 281 line drawings, 100 photos.  Read more...

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While this book is indeed useful to artists, Animal Anatomy for Artists is so much more than an anatomy reference book * it is Eliot Goldfinger's graphic celebration of the wonders and intricacies of Read more...

 
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