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Color and light : a guide for the realist painter

Author: James Gurney
Publisher: Kansas City, Mo. : Andrews McMeel, ©2010.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats

A researched study on art's most fundamental themes, Colour and Light bridges the gap between abstract theory and practical knowledge.


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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: James Gurney
ISBN: 9780740797712 0740797719
OCLC Number: 1131453366
Description: 222 pages : illustrations (principalement en couleur) ; 27 cm
Contents: Tradition --
Sources of light --
Light and form --
Elements of color --
Paint and pigments --
Color relationships --
Premixing --
Visual perception --
Surfaces and effects --
Atmospheric effects --
Light's changing show --
Responsibility: James Gurney.


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James Gurney's series of illustrated fantasy adventure stories, beginning with 1992's Dinotopia: A Land Apart from Time, produced a generation raised on Gurney's highly realistic paintings of an Read more...

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