By Eliot Goldfinger
From the writer of the vintage Human Anatomy for Artists comes this easy reference consultant that includes over unique drawings and over seventy photographs.
Designed for painters, sculptors, and illustrators who use animal imagery of their paintings, Animal Anatomy for Artists bargains thorough, in-depth information regarding the main in general depicted animals, awarded in a logical and simply understood layout for artists—whether newbie or complete specialist. The ebook makes a speciality of the kinds created through muscle tissues and bones, giving artists a vital third-dimensional realizing of the ultimate, complicated outer floor of the animal. Goldfinger not just covers the anatomy of the extra universal animals, resembling the pony, puppy, cat, cow, pig, squirrel, and rabbit, but in addition the anatomy of diverse wild species, together with the lion, giraffe, deer, hippopotamus, rhinoceros, elephant, gorilla, sea lion, and undergo. integrated are drawings of skeletons and the way they circulate on the joints, person muscular tissues exhibiting their attachments at the skeleton, muscle groups of the complete animal, go sections, images of stay animals, and silhouettes of comparable animals evaluating their shapes and proportions. He bargains a brand new and cutting edge part at the easy physique plan of four-legged animals, giving the reader a vital conceptual realizing of total animal constitution to which the main points of person animals can then be utilized. The bankruptcy on birds covers the skeleton, muscle tissue and feather styles. The appendix offers photos of skulls with outstanding horns and antlers and a bit on significant floor veins.
Incredibly thorough, jam-packed with crucial info, Animal Anatomy for Artists is a definitive reference paintings, an important publication for everybody who depicts animals of their artwork.
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Animal Anatomy for Artists: The Elements of Form by Eliot Goldfinger