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Figure drawing for all it's worth

Author: Andrew Loomis
Publisher: New York, The Viking Press, 1943.
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Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Loomis, Andrew, b. 1892.
Figure drawing for all it's worth.
New York, The Viking Press, 1943
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Andrew Loomis
OCLC Number: 1582087
Notes: "First published ... in June 1943."
Description: 204 pages illustrations, diagrams 31 x 24 cm
Contents: An opening chat --
The approach to figure drawing --
The nude as a basis --
What is line? --
The mannikin figure --
The bones and muscles --
Requirements of successful figure drawing --
Block forms, planes, foreshortening, and lighting --
Drawing the live figure: methods of procedure --
The standing figure --
The figure in action: turning and twisting --
Forward movement: the tippled line of balance --
Balance, rhythm, rendering --
The kneeling, crouching, sitting figure --
The reclining figure --
The head, hands, and feet --
The complete figure in costume --
Closing chat.
Responsibility: [by] Andrew Loomis.


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