skip to content
Perspective drawing handbook Preview this item
ClosePreview this item
Checking...

Perspective drawing handbook

Author: Joseph D'Amelio
Publisher: Mineola, N.Y. : Dover Publications, 2004.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : Dover edView all editions and formats
Database:WorldCat
Rating:

(not yet rated) 0 with reviews - Be the first.

Subjects
More like this

 

Find a copy in the library

&AllPage.SpinnerRetrieving; Finding libraries that hold this item...

Details

Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Joseph D'Amelio
ISBN: 0486432084 9780486432083
OCLC Number: 52092042
Notes: Originally published: New York : Tudor Pub. Co., 1964.
Description: 96 pages : illustrations ; 28 cm
Contents: Introduction --
1. Fundamentals --
Diminution --
foreshortening --
Convergence --
Overlapping : shades and shadows --
Color and value perspective --
Detail and pattern perspective --
Focus effect --
Professional applications of fundamentals --
2. Reality and appearance --
3. How we see for perspective drawing --
Cone of vision --
Central visual ray --
Picture plane --
Basis of perspective : lines of sight through a picture plane --
4. Why appearance differs from reality : theory --
Lines of sight : applied to diminution --
Lines of sight : applied to diminution and convergence --
Lines of sight : applied to foreshortening and overlapping --
5. Principle aids : vanishing points and eye level (horizon line) --
6. Drawing the cube : prerequisite to understanding perspective --
7. "One-point" and "two-point" perspective : when and why? --
Distorted and correct one-point perspective --
8. More on looking up, down, and straight ahead --
9. Perspective distortion --
Observer-cone of vision-vanishing points relationship --
10. Determining heights and widths --
Height lines --
Heights outdoors and indoors --
Width lines --
11. Determining depths --
Diagonals --
Measuring line --
Special vanishing point --
Another way of getting depths : the sliding ruler and diagonals method --
Diagonals as an aid in drawing concentric and symmetrical patterns on rectangles and squares --
Grid --
12. Inclined planes --
Vertical vanishing line and horizon line --
Uphill and downhill (inclined planes) --
13. Circles, cylinders, and cones --
Circles and ellipses --
14. Shade and shadow --
Parallel light rays (sunlight) --
Shade and shadow created by local point sources of light.
Responsibility: Joseph D'Amelio ; illustrations by Joseph D'Amelio and Sanford Hohauser.

Reviews

User-contributed reviews
Retrieving GoodReads reviews...
Retrieving DOGObooks reviews...

Tags

Be the first.

Similar Items

Related Subjects:(5)

User lists with this item (1)

Confirm this request

You may have already requested this item. Please select Ok if you would like to proceed with this request anyway.

Linked Data


Primary Entity

<http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/52092042> # Perspective drawing handbook
    a schema:CreativeWork, schema:Book ;
    library:oclcnum "52092042" ;
    library:placeOfPublication <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/550472#Place/mineola_n_y> ; # Mineola, N.Y.
    library:placeOfPublication <http://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/countries/nyu> ;
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/550472#Topic/kunst> ; # Kunst
    schema:about <http://id.loc.gov/authorities/classification/NC750> ;
    schema:about <http://dewey.info/class/742/e21/> ;
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/550472#Topic/anleitung> ; # Anleitung
    schema:about <http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh85039423> ; # Drawing--Technique
    schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1058877> ; # Perspective
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/550472#Topic/perspektive> ; # Perspektive
    schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/897757> ; # Drawing--Technique
    schema:bookEdition "Dover ed." ;
    schema:bookFormat bgn:PrintBook ;
    schema:creator <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/550472#Person/d_amelio_joseph> ; # Joseph D'Amelio
    schema:datePublished "2004" ;
    schema:description "Introduction -- 1. Fundamentals -- Diminution -- foreshortening -- Convergence -- Overlapping : shades and shadows -- Color and value perspective -- Detail and pattern perspective -- Focus effect -- Professional applications of fundamentals -- 2. Reality and appearance -- 3. How we see for perspective drawing -- Cone of vision -- Central visual ray -- Picture plane -- Basis of perspective : lines of sight through a picture plane -- 4. Why appearance differs from reality : theory -- Lines of sight : applied to diminution -- Lines of sight : applied to diminution and convergence -- Lines of sight : applied to foreshortening and overlapping -- 5. Principle aids : vanishing points and eye level (horizon line) -- 6. Drawing the cube : prerequisite to understanding perspective -- 7. "One-point" and "two-point" perspective : when and why? -- Distorted and correct one-point perspective -- 8. More on looking up, down, and straight ahead -- 9. Perspective distortion -- Observer-cone of vision-vanishing points relationship -- 10. Determining heights and widths -- Height lines -- Heights outdoors and indoors -- Width lines -- 11. Determining depths -- Diagonals -- Measuring line -- Special vanishing point -- Another way of getting depths : the sliding ruler and diagonals method -- Diagonals as an aid in drawing concentric and symmetrical patterns on rectangles and squares -- Grid -- 12. Inclined planes -- Vertical vanishing line and horizon line -- Uphill and downhill (inclined planes) -- 13. Circles, cylinders, and cones -- Circles and ellipses -- 14. Shade and shadow -- Parallel light rays (sunlight) -- Shade and shadow created by local point sources of light."@en ;
    schema:exampleOfWork <http://worldcat.org/entity/work/id/550472> ;
    schema:inLanguage "en" ;
    schema:name "Perspective drawing handbook"@en ;
    schema:productID "52092042" ;
    schema:publication <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/52092042#PublicationEvent/mineola_n_y_dover_publications_2004> ;
    schema:publisher <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/550472#Agent/dover_publications> ; # Dover Publications
    schema:workExample <http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780486432083> ;
    wdrs:describedby <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/52092042> ;
    .


Related Entities

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/550472#Agent/dover_publications> # Dover Publications
    a bgn:Agent ;
    schema:name "Dover Publications" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/550472#Person/d_amelio_joseph> # Joseph D'Amelio
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:familyName "D'Amelio" ;
    schema:givenName "Joseph" ;
    schema:name "Joseph D'Amelio" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/550472#Place/mineola_n_y> # Mineola, N.Y.
    a schema:Place ;
    schema:name "Mineola, N.Y." ;
    .

<http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh85039423> # Drawing--Technique
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Drawing--Technique"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1058877> # Perspective
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Perspective"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/897757> # Drawing--Technique
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Drawing--Technique"@en ;
    .

<http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780486432083>
    a schema:ProductModel ;
    schema:isbn "0486432084" ;
    schema:isbn "9780486432083" ;
    .


Content-negotiable representations

Close Window

Please sign in to WorldCat 

Don't have an account? You can easily create a free account.