By Eliot Goldfinger
From the writer of the vintage Human Anatomy for Artists comes this elementary reference consultant that includes over unique drawings and over seventy photographs.
Designed for painters, sculptors, and illustrators who use animal imagery of their paintings, Animal Anatomy for Artists bargains thorough, in-depth information regarding the main often depicted animals, awarded in a logical and simply understood layout for artists—whether newbie or entire expert. The publication makes a speciality of the kinds created through muscle mass and bones, giving artists a vital third-dimensional knowing of the ultimate, complicated outer floor of the animal. Goldfinger not just covers the anatomy of the extra universal animals, reminiscent of the pony, puppy, cat, cow, pig, squirrel, and rabbit, but additionally the anatomy of diverse wild species, together with the lion, giraffe, deer, hippopotamus, rhinoceros, elephant, gorilla, sea lion, and endure. incorporated are drawings of skeletons and the way they circulate on the joints, person muscle tissues exhibiting their attachments at the skeleton, muscle mass of the full animal, pass sections, photos of reside animals, and silhouettes of similar animals evaluating their shapes and proportions. He bargains a brand new and leading edge part at the uncomplicated physique plan of four-legged animals, giving the reader a very important conceptual realizing of total animal constitution to which the main points of person animals can then be utilized. The bankruptcy on birds covers the skeleton, muscle tissue and feather styles. The appendix provides photos of skulls with very good horns and antlers and a piece on significant floor veins.
Incredibly thorough, filled with crucial details, Animal Anatomy for Artists is a definitive reference paintings, a vital ebook for everybody who depicts animals of their paintings.