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Basic Perspective Drawing: A Visual Approach, 5th Edition

 
 
 
 
Basic Perspective Drawing: A Visual Approach, 5th Edition
Author: John Montague
ISBN 13: 9780470288559
ISBN 10: 470288558
Edition: 5th
Publisher: John Wiley and Sons
Publication Date: 2009-12-30
Format: Paperback
Pages: 320
List Price: $65.00
 
 

Master the art of perspective drawing with this updated edition

Basic Perspective Drawing, Fifth Edition gives artists, illustrators, designers, and architects an accessible visual guide for developing a firm and thorough grasp of the important principles and techniques for perspective drawing. Logically moving from simple concepts to specific tools and methods, the book provides accessible step-by-step illustrations on how to construct perspective views with graphic examples covering every key part of the process.

With the same attractive, easy-to-follow style that made previous editions so popular, this Fifth Edition adds new chapters on freehand sketching and rapid visualization, additional step-by-step examples, and new material demonstrating three-point views and methods of setting figures into perspective spaces. Basic Perspective Drawing, Fifth Edition is an invaluable learning tool that can be drawn in, written in, and highlighted to ensure effective understanding of the practices, concepts, and processes of perspective drawing.

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A course or self-study text or professional reference for artists, illustrators, designers, and architects. Demonstrates rather than describes the principles and techniques of perspective drawing, moving from simple concepts to specific tools and methods. The third edition includes new chapters on freehand sketching, scaling the human figure, shading techniques, computer applications, and other topics; no dates are noted for earlier editions. No bibliography. Annotation c. by Book News, Inc., Portland, Or.