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The Resource Bridgman's complete guide to drawing from life, by George B. Bridgman

Bridgman's complete guide to drawing from life, by George B. Bridgman

Label
Bridgman's complete guide to drawing from life
Title
Bridgman's complete guide to drawing from life
Statement of responsibility
by George B. Bridgman
Title variation
  • Complete guide to drawing from life
  • Drawing from life
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Provides instructions on drawing the human figure
Cataloging source
BTCTA
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1864-1943
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Bridgman, George Brant
Dewey number
743.49
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
NC760 .B825 2009
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Drawing
  • Human figure in art
  • Anatomy, Artistic
Label
Bridgman's complete guide to drawing from life, by George B. Bridgman
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Originally published: Sterling Pub., 1952
  • "Over 1,000 drawings : 22 expert lessons on mastering the figure from every angle"--Cover
  • "The classic work on drawing human anatomy"--Cover
  • Includes index
Contents
How to draw the figure -- Proportions of the human figure -- Measurements -- Movable masses -- Wedging, passing and locking -- Balance -- Rhythm -- Turning or twisting -- Light and shade -- Distribution of the masses -- Building the figure -- Mouldings -- The human head -- The skull -- Drawing the head -- Perspective of the head -- Distribution of masses of the head -- Construction of the head -- Planes of the head -- The head in profile -- Above eye level -- Below eye level -- Round forms of the head -- Round and square forms of the head -- Cube construction -- Oval construction -- The head in light and shade -- Comparative measurements of the head -- The child's head -- Muscles of the face -- Expression -- The chin -- The eye -- The ear -- Planes of the ear -- The nose -- The mouth -- The neck -- Front of the neck -- Back of the neck -- The torso: front view -- Masses -- Planes of the torso: front view -- Structure -- Torso: profile -- Rib cage -- The torso: back view -- Mechanism of the torso and hips -- Shoulder girdle -- The scapula: mechanism of the shoulder blade -- The arm -- Mechanism of the arm -- The forearm -- Masses of the shoulder and arms -- Pronator and supinator -- Elbow -- The armpit -- The hand -- Expressions of the hand -- The wrist and the hand -- Mechanism of the hand and arm -- Anatomy of the hand -- Muscles of the hand -- The hand: back view -- Construction of the hand -- Thumb side of the hand -- Little finger side of the hand -- The fingers -- The fist -- Knuckles of the hand -- Hand of the baby -- The pelvis -- The hip -- The lower limbs -- The thigh and the leg -- The knee -- Draping -- Styles -- Composition -- Draping the figure -- Folds -- Types of folds -- Diaper pattern -- Pipe or cord folds -- Zigzag folds -- Spiral folds -- Half-lock folds -- Inert folds -- Volume -- Rhythm
Control code
ocn244064148
Dimensions
28 cm
Edition
2009 ed.
Extent
350 pages
Isbn
9781402766787
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)244064148
Label
Bridgman's complete guide to drawing from life, by George B. Bridgman
Publication
Note
  • Originally published: Sterling Pub., 1952
  • "Over 1,000 drawings : 22 expert lessons on mastering the figure from every angle"--Cover
  • "The classic work on drawing human anatomy"--Cover
  • Includes index
Contents
How to draw the figure -- Proportions of the human figure -- Measurements -- Movable masses -- Wedging, passing and locking -- Balance -- Rhythm -- Turning or twisting -- Light and shade -- Distribution of the masses -- Building the figure -- Mouldings -- The human head -- The skull -- Drawing the head -- Perspective of the head -- Distribution of masses of the head -- Construction of the head -- Planes of the head -- The head in profile -- Above eye level -- Below eye level -- Round forms of the head -- Round and square forms of the head -- Cube construction -- Oval construction -- The head in light and shade -- Comparative measurements of the head -- The child's head -- Muscles of the face -- Expression -- The chin -- The eye -- The ear -- Planes of the ear -- The nose -- The mouth -- The neck -- Front of the neck -- Back of the neck -- The torso: front view -- Masses -- Planes of the torso: front view -- Structure -- Torso: profile -- Rib cage -- The torso: back view -- Mechanism of the torso and hips -- Shoulder girdle -- The scapula: mechanism of the shoulder blade -- The arm -- Mechanism of the arm -- The forearm -- Masses of the shoulder and arms -- Pronator and supinator -- Elbow -- The armpit -- The hand -- Expressions of the hand -- The wrist and the hand -- Mechanism of the hand and arm -- Anatomy of the hand -- Muscles of the hand -- The hand: back view -- Construction of the hand -- Thumb side of the hand -- Little finger side of the hand -- The fingers -- The fist -- Knuckles of the hand -- Hand of the baby -- The pelvis -- The hip -- The lower limbs -- The thigh and the leg -- The knee -- Draping -- Styles -- Composition -- Draping the figure -- Folds -- Types of folds -- Diaper pattern -- Pipe or cord folds -- Zigzag folds -- Spiral folds -- Half-lock folds -- Inert folds -- Volume -- Rhythm
Control code
ocn244064148
Dimensions
28 cm
Edition
2009 ed.
Extent
350 pages
Isbn
9781402766787
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)244064148

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