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The eye in drawing must follow a line or a plane or a mass. Shows how to plan and your drawings, how to start. BKhost rated it it was amazing Sep 07, More useful for the pictures than the anatomy lessons.
Dec 14, Cry-Of-The-Elves rated it it was amazing. In these various movements, the limit is the limitation to movement of the spine. They grow larger as we ascend the arm, the leverage being longer and the weight greater. Lots of useful info! I had to buy the print version in addition to the Kindle, just so I could make some sense of the text.
Bridgman for nearly 50 years a teacher at the Art Students League in New York for a solid foundation and understanding of human anatomy. Such movement as the spine allows the muscles also allow, and are finally connected by the wedges or lines of brudgman actual contour.
It is a strong column occupying almost the centre or axis of the body, of alternating discs of bone and very elastic cartilage. A Complete Guide for Artists. Constructive Anatomy George B. While the other book deals more with conceptualizing mass and form, this book takes a closer look at the parts of the body.
Constructive Anatomy by George B. Bridgman
An Atlas of Anatomy for Artists. A wonderful reference for any type of artist! The book is separated into different anatomy parts; head, ears, feet, arms, etc.
I don’t yet understand all of it; in more than twenty years I still haven’t mastered its topic to a level of equality with the author; and I’m sure the author himself is not the be-all “A book reads the better which is our own, and has been so long known to us, that we know the topography of its blots, and dog’s ears, and can trace the dirt in it to having read it at tea with buttered muffins. Drawing the Draped Figure. Animals in Motion Eadweard Muybridge.
Think in masses, define them in lines.
General Anatomy Bones constitute the pressure system of the body. 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, anayomy, eye, nose, ear, mouth, chin, trunk front, side, and backpelvis, hip, thigh, leg, knee, ankle, foot, and toes. The most valuable, detailed anatomical naatomy which are also beautifully drawn of all parts of the figure.
Bridgman is especially good for figuring out how masses fit together, but expect to spend a LOT of time analyzing images. Geore I have done you one better.
Bridgman’s superb anatomical sketches, of which there are nearly in the book, also bring clearly to fruition his lucid theories of how to draw the human body in its structure and its complex movements.
Masses and Movements of the Body: Paperbackpages. They are to be thought of first as one thinks of the body of a wasp, with only one line connecting them, or without reference at all to connecting portions. Aug 10, Jedkimball added it.
Aug 18, Des Small rated it it was ok. It’s really great for learning a specific kind of anatomy, but it’s almost like a personal, little journal with notes that aren’t that intelligible to anyone else. Heads, Features and Constructie George B. The Hand, Constructive Anatomy.
It’s extremely valuable, but I had to learn from other teachers first in order to understand this book.
Do not buy this. The Best Books of Even more detailed discussions on the muscles are dealt with consstructive The Human Machine. Anusha Reddy rated it really liked it Mar 30, To ask other readers questions about Constructive Anatomyplease sign up.
Very cool old-fashioned style. One Hundred Figure Drawings. 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.
An Atlas of Animal Anatomy for Artists. In this way, the body is broken down into dozens of easier to draw shapes that are still very accurate in terms of raw medical anatomy.