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A Handbook of Costume Drawing: A Guide to Drawing the Period Figure for Costume Design Students

 
 
 
 
A Handbook of Costume Drawing: A Guide to Drawing the Period Figure for Costume Design Students
Author: Georgia Baker
ISBN 13: 9780240804033
ISBN 10: 240804031
Edition: 2nd
Publisher: Focal Press
Publication Date: 2000-03-29
Format: Paperback
Pages: 174
List Price: $60.95
 
 

The reader will learn how to:

  • Draw a well-proportioned human body
  • Understand the differences in fit between historical and contemporary clothing
  • Create detailed drawings that reflect the silhouette and flavor of any given period
  • Provide backgrounds that place the figure in context with its surroundings
  • Develop a portfolio
A Handbook of Costume Drawing illustrates and describes the dominant male and female costume silhouettes for major historical periods ranging from Egyptian dynasties through the 1960s.