The Practice & Science of Drawing

The Practice & Science of Drawing

eBook - 1972
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This classic approach to the dynamics of drawing by a brilliant teacher is filled with insights and practical advice on line drawing, mass drawing, visual memory, materials, and much more. Throughout, the author offers historical backgrounds and specific exercises. 84 plates and diagrams reinforce Speed's clear presentation.
Publisher: New York : Dover Publications, [1972]
Edition: 3d ed
ISBN: 9780486132372
Characteristics: 1 online resource (296 p.) : illus


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May 27, 2010

On what should be the copyright page (the reverse of the title page), it says that "This Dover edition, first published in 1972, is an unabridged republication of the third edition of the work originally publishe by Seeley, Service and Co. Ltd., London, in 1917. The Dover edition is published by special arrangement with Seeley, Service and Co. Ltd."

The book is a lot of text with 56 plates (photos or illustrations references), and 28 diagrams.

I don't know what month, date and year EPL purchased it as there is no library stamp for when the book was added to the catalogue in the back of the book, although probably after 2005.


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