Classic Human Anatomy: The Artist's Guide To Form, Function, And Movement by Valerie L. WinslowClassic Human Anatomy: The Artist's Guide To Form, Function, And Movement by Valerie L. Winslow

Classic Human Anatomy: The Artist's Guide To Form, Function, And Movement

byValerie L. Winslow

Hardcover | December 23, 2008

Pricing and Purchase Info

$40.45 online 
$45.00 list price save 10%
Earn 202 plum® points

Prices and offers may vary in store

Quantity:

In stock online

Ships free on orders over $25

Available in stores

about

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.
Valerie L. Winslow has been painting and drawing the human figure professionally for nearly four decades and is an expert in the field of figurative art. She is the author and artist of Classic Human Anatomy, hailed by Library Journal as a “significant contribution to the literature of art reference.” Since 1979 Winslow has taught at w...
Loading
Title:Classic Human Anatomy: The Artist's Guide To Form, Function, And MovementFormat:HardcoverDimensions:304 pages, 11.3 × 9.4 × 1 inPublished:December 23, 2008Publisher:Potter/Ten Speed/Harmony/RodaleLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0823024156

ISBN - 13:9780823024155

Reviews

Rated 5 out of 5 by from Love Very much worth the price, and very informative. One of my preferred resources when drawing. Very useful as a resource for artists and those interesting in drawing, worth the price.
Date published: 2017-02-13

Editorial Reviews

"This meticulously researched volume combines modern anatomical science with the classical theories of figurative proportion, rhythm, and grace present an illustrated overview of the history of artistic anatomy. Included are an introduction to anatomical terms, entries on all major muscle groups and their roles in movements, detailed renderings, and a selections of finished art studies. A significant contribution to the literature of art reference."--Library Journal