Classic Human Anatomy: The Artist's Guide to Form, Function, and Movement
ISBN: 0823024156
EAN13: 9780823024155
Language: English
Publication Date: December 23, 2008
Pages: 304
Dimensions: 1.10" H x 11.00" L x 9.30" W
Weight: 3.30 lbs.
Format: Hardcover
Book Overview
After more than thirty years of research and teaching, artist Valerie Winslow has compiled her unique methods of drawing human anatomy into one groundbreaking volume: Classic Human Anatomy . This long-awaited book provides simple, insightful approaches to the complex subject of human anatomy, using drawings, diagrams, and reader-friendly text. Three major sections-the skeletal form, the muscular form and action of the muscles, and movement-break the material down into easy-to-understand pieces. More than 800 distinctive illustrations detail the movement and actions of the bones and muscles, and unique charts reveal the origins and insertions of the muscles. Packed with an extraordinary wealth of information, Classic Human Anatomy is sure to become a new classic of art instruction.