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The Resource Foundations of drawing : a practical guide to art history, tools, techniques, and styles, Al Gury

Foundations of drawing : a practical guide to art history, tools, techniques, and styles, Al Gury

Label
Foundations of drawing : a practical guide to art history, tools, techniques, and styles
Title
Foundations of drawing
Title remainder
a practical guide to art history, tools, techniques, and styles
Statement of responsibility
Al Gury
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
"From a leading art instructor at the Pennsylvania Academy of Fine Arts in Philadelphia, a complete survey of drawing as an art form covering its history, materials, and key techniques, alongside step-by-step demonstrations. Foundations of Drawing is a comprehensive and authoritative overview of the history, aesthetics, methods, and materials of the drawing medium. Throughout, clearly defined demonstrations provide easy access to the practice of drawing as well as the history and development of core drawing techniques. Richly illustrated, the book contains reproductions of the finest master drawings from the fifteenth century to the present. Unlike other drawing instruction books that focus on step-by-step lessons exclusively, Foundations of Drawing provides readers with the context and background to help understand just why these materials and methods are so vital for successful drawing"--
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Gury, Al
Dewey number
741.2
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
NC730
LC item number
.G89 2017
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Drawing
  • Drawing
Label
Foundations of drawing : a practical guide to art history, tools, techniques, and styles, Al Gury
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocn970042770
Dimensions
26 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
216 pages
Isbn
9780307987181
Lccn
2017001750
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) a566787
  • (OCoLC)970042770
Label
Foundations of drawing : a practical guide to art history, tools, techniques, and styles, Al Gury
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocn970042770
Dimensions
26 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
216 pages
Isbn
9780307987181
Lccn
2017001750
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) a566787
  • (OCoLC)970042770

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