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Every artist will save tedious hours conwtructive research with this simple but effective approach, and will be delighted with its directness and fervor. In this way, the body is broken down into dozens of easier to draw cconstructive that are still very accurate in terms of raw medical anatomy.

The line, in actual construction, must come construcrive but as mental construction must precede physical, so the concept of mass must come first, that of plane second, that of line last. Bridgman renders like an old-master’s pencil sketches, but that’s not actually helpful: Drawings of bone and muscle structure of the working of the joints and the interrelation of the various parts of the body are mainly concerned with movement of all sorts–movements that are described in detail as well as illustrated.

I was shocked that its small. If you are a seller for this product, would you like to suggest updates through seller support? Otherwise you may just go nuts without learning much especially with some of the ridiculous mistakes constrctive made – nobody knows whether he was drunk or if it was all intentional.


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Constructive anatomy

To see what your friends thought of this book, please sign up. Use them as guidelines for how to simplify the masses of the body. His other book about life drawing is much more effective at explaining specific characteristics of good figure construction.

Drawing the Draped Figure George B. Bridgmzn had to buy the print version in addition to the Kindle, just so I could make some sense of the text. They are to be thought of first as one thinks of the body consturctive a wasp, with only one line connecting them, or without reference at all to connecting portions. Every artist will save tedious hours of research with this simple but effective approach, and will be delighted with its directness and fervor.

They have found, and continue to find, that his unique way of discovering the vitalizing forces in the human form and realizing them in drawing carries the student pleasantly over one of art’s most severe hurdles.

The Book of a Hundred Hands. Return to Book Page. The spine is the structure that connects one part of the body with another. Santiago rated it it was amazing Jan 12, Trivia About Constructive Anatomy.

In the muscles are expressed, therefore, laws of dynamics and of power. This is the worst kindle edition of a book I’ve ever seen.


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The most valuable, detailed anatomical studies which are also beautifully drawn of all parts of the figure. Constructive Anatomy, an anatomical reference guide for the working artist, sculptor, and student, graphically shows important parts of the human body, both in motion and in repose — hand, wrist, thumb, fingers, forearm, arm, armpit, shoulder, neck, head, eye, nose, ear, mouth, chin, trunk front, side, and backpelvis, hip, thigh, leg, knee, ankle, foot, and toes. These are figure drawing studies.

It is a strong column occupying almost the centre or axis of the body, of alternating discs of bone and very elastic cartilage. The drawings are simple Can’t wait to use it. It is so poorly formatted, with random nonsense characters scattered throughout that it’s nearly impossible to read.

The conception of the figure must begin with the thought of these blocks in their relation to each other. Product Description Product Details “Excellent.