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By Charles Earl Bradbury

To draw or paint human figures actually, an artist should have as a lot knowing of bones and muscle groups as of shape. this pretty consultant by way of a revered artist and instructor offers that wisdom. reasonable plates of bones and muscle tissues exhibit shape and serve as, whereas full-color photographs make photo differences among bone, muscle, and tendon. Drawings in the course of the booklet emphasize basics of anatomy and exhibit uncomplicated tools of creating the forms.
Author Charles Earl Bradbury (1888-1967) takes a two-part process during this booklet. the 1st half contains a self-contained remedy of the bones of the skeleton and the way they relate to the body's define and muscle plenty. the second one makes a speciality of muscle tissues and their activities, exhibiting how they're built and the way they give the impression of being within the human shape. female and male constructions are in comparison and contrasted in the course of the textual content. Designed particularly for lecture room use, this quantity is additionally a worthwhile reference.

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