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Author Goldfinger, Eliot.

Title Animal anatomy for artists : the elements of form / Eliot Goldfinger.

Publication Info. Oxford ; New York : Oxford University Press, 2004.

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 DeKalb PL Adult Non-Fiction - DKLY-12  743.6 GOL    AVAILABLE
 Freeport PL Adult Non-Fiction - FPLY-13  743.6 GOL    AVAILABLE
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Description xii, 242 pages : chiefly illustrations ; 32 cm
text txt rdacontent
unmediated n rdamedia
volume nc rdacarrier
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages [235]-238) and index.
Contents Introduction -- Terminology -- Basic body plan: general overview. Axes & volumes ; Skeleton ; Joints ; Muscles -- Individual muscles: attachments, action, & structure. Face & head ; Neck ; Trunk ; Front limb ; Rear limb -- Four-legged animals: skeleton & muscles (numerous views). Horse ; Ox ; Dog ; Lion -- Four-legged animals: skeleton & superficial muscles (side view). Cat ; Bear ; Deer ; Giraffe ; Camel ; Hippopotamus ; Pig ; Rhinoceros ; Indian elephant ; Rabbit ; Squirrel -- Animals with limb variations: skeleton & superficial muscles (side view). Kangaroo ; Sea lion ; Gorilla ; Human -- Miscellaneous animals: skeleton. American bison ; African elephant ; Tapir ; Giant anteater ; Fruit bat ; Dolphin -- Birds. Skeleton & muscles ; Feather patterns -- Appendix. Horns & antlers ; Veins.
Summary A guide for all skill levels takes artists step-by-step through the process of depicting realistic animals, from drawings of skeletons and how they move at the joint, to comparisons of shapes and proportions and photographs of live animals.
Subject Anatomy, Artistic.
Animals in art.
Anatomie artistique.
Animaux dans l'art.
Anatomy, Artistic. (OCoLC)fst00808452
Animals. (OCoLC)fst00809468
Art. (OCoLC)fst00815177
ISBN 0195142144 alkaline paper
9780195142143 alkaline paper

 
    
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