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Human figures depicted in art

Paperback. Examines the sight-size portrait method, in which the artist stands back at a distance to view the picture and sitter side by side and to scale. This book demonstrates the technique in the projects that culminate in portrait painting. It includes sections on the history of sight-size, early treatises on portraiture, and the 'philosophy' of seeing. Num Pages: 112 pages, 183 colour illustrations. BIC Classification: AGHF; WFA. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 277 x 201 x 7. Weight in Grams: 378. 112 pages, 183 colour illustrations. Examines the sight-size portrait method, in which the artist stands back at a distance to view the picture and sitter side by side and to scale. This book demonstrates the technique in the projects that culminate in portrait painting. It includes sections on the history of sight-size, early treatises on portraiture, and the 'philosophy' of seeing. Cateogry: (G) General (US: Trade). BIC Classification: AGHF; WFA. Dimension: 277 x 201 x 7. Weight: 382.
Publisher
Crowood Press
Number of pages
112
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2010
Condition
New
SKU
V9781847971821
ISBN
9781847971821
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 19.99
€ 18.53

Paperback. Num Pages: 224 pages, 24 halftones. BIC Classification: AGHX; VFVC. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 254 x 180 x 12. Weight in Grams: 464.
Publisher
University of Minnesota Press United States
Number of pages
224
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2006
Edition
First edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9780816645268
ISBN
9780816645268
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 26.99
€ 26.80

Hardcover. Think the 'selfie' is a modern phenomenon..? Think again! Num Pages: 48 pages. BIC Classification: 4KHJ; 5AK; AGHF; YNA. Category: (G) General (US: Trade); (J) Children / Juvenile; (P) Professional & Vocational; (U) Tertiary Education (US: College). Dimension: 325 x 138 x 10. Weight in Grams: 166.
Publisher
Wayland
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2016
Condition
New
SKU
V9780750299640
ISBN
9780750299640
Hardback
Condition: New

€ 9.99
€ 8.67

Hardcover. A practical guide to an age-old art - sculpting the human figure. It encourages students and collectors to understand the processes and techniques of sculpture. It covers the basics, preparations, modelling and carving the head and figure, relief sculpture, moulds and casting. Num Pages: 144 pages, 210 colour illustrations. BIC Classification: AFKB; AGH. Category: (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 288 x 227 x 14. Weight in Grams: 850. 144 pages, 210 colour illustrations. A practical guide to an age-old art - sculpting the human figure. It encourages students and collectors to understand the processes and techniques of sculpture. It covers the basics, preparations, modelling and carving the head and figure, relief sculpture, moulds and casting. Cateogry: (UU) Undergraduate. BIC Classification: AFKB; AGH. Dimension: 288 x 227 x 14. Weight: 850.
Publisher
Crowood Press
Number of pages
144
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2006
Condition
New
SKU
V9781861268662
ISBN
9781861268662
Hardback
Condition: New

€ 33.99
€ 28.80

Paperback. A guide to identifying Christian saints as they are portrayed in art. From Agatha to Zeno, it presents the characteristic features of over 100 saints, with notes on their lives and martyrdom and visual references to help readers recognize them. The resource features a collection of masterpieces. Num Pages: 384 pages, 400 colour illustrations. BIC Classification: AC; AGH; AGR; HRCM. Category: (G) General (US: Trade); (P) Professional & Vocational; (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 139 x 200 x 26. Weight in Grams: 798.
Publisher
Getty Trust Publications United States
Number of pages
384
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2003
Edition
1st Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9780892367177
ISBN
9780892367177
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 24.58

Paperback. Starting with the Exposition Universelle in Paris in 1867, at which a distinct Russian school of painting was recognised, this title examines developments in theatre and music, the rising Realist aesthetic and the powerful voices of wealthy patrons from the worlds of industry and commerce, such as Pavel Tretyakov. BIC Classification: 1DVUA; 3JH; ACV; AFC; AGHF; JFC. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). .
Publisher
National Portrait Gallery Publications United Kingdom
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2016
Condition
New
SKU
V9781855145375
ISBN
9781855145375
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 33.99
€ 24.42

Album. Editor(s): Hanson, Dian. BIC Classification: AGB; AGHX; FP; FX. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 218 x 279 x 41. Weight in Grams: 1468.
Publisher
Taschen
Publication date
2016
Edition
01st Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9783836540575
ISBN
9783836540575
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 40.99
€ 28.70

Paperback. This wide-ranging collection of 50 iconic portraits includes works by many of the world's most renowned artists, each with their own style, technique, and story to tell. Num Pages: 144 pages, 75 colour. BIC Classification: AC; AFC; AGHF. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 244 x 188 x 13. Weight in Grams: 546.
Publisher
Prestel
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2014
Condition
New
SKU
V9783791349800
ISBN
9783791349800
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 19.99
€ 15.92

Hardcover. Num Pages: 192 pages, Approx. 70- 4 colour illustrations. BIC Classification: 1KBB; 3JM; AFCL; AGHF; BK; JWXV. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 217 x 265 x 27. Weight in Grams: 1104.
Publisher
Crown
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2017
Edition
First Edition/First Printing
Condition
New
SKU
V9780804189767
ISBN
9780804189767
Hardback
Condition: New

€ 36.99
€ 23.75

Paperback. Portrait Revolution showcases 450 portraits by 200 artists, in a wide variety of media from oil painting to iPad art, watercolour to ballpoint, linocut to mosaic. Editor(s): Kay, Julia L. Num Pages: 224 pages, Colour photograhs throughout. BIC Classification: AGHF; UGL; UMS; WFA. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 240 x 187. .
Publisher
Pimpernel Press Ltd
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2017
Condition
New
SKU
V9781910258507
ISBN
9781910258507
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 25.99
€ 22.63

Hardcover. Num Pages: 256 pages, illustrations. BIC Classification: AGC; AGHF. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 216 x 283 x 28. Weight in Grams: 1276.
Publisher
Royal Collection Trust
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2016
Condition
New
SKU
V9781909741324
ISBN
9781909741324
Hardback
Condition: New

€ 40.99
€ 28.66

Paperback. Contains a catalogue of Merchinston Collection of portrait miniatures. Num Pages: 88 pages, 20 col., 55 b.&w. BIC Classification: 1DBKS; AFC; AGC; AGHF. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 167 x 155 x 8. Weight in Grams: 200.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2007
Publisher
National Galleries of Scotland United Kingdom
Edition
1st Edition
Number of pages
88
Condition
New
SKU
V9781903278741
ISBN
9781903278741
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 13.99
€ 12.57

Paperback. Intended for those interested in drawing the human face, this work introduces a traditional method of teaching that uses a structured and natural process of continuous revision based on the principle of working from the general towards the particular. This enables the student to understand not only how to do it, but more importantly why. Num Pages: 128 pages, 200 black & white drawings. BIC Classification: AFF; AGHF; WFA. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 221 x 280 x 9. Weight in Grams: 490. 128 pages, 200 black & white drawings. Intended for those interested in drawing the human face, this work introduces a traditional method of teaching that uses a structured and natural process of continuous revision based on the principle of working from the general towards the particular. This enables the student to understand not only how to do it, but more importantly why. Cateogry: (G) General (US: Trade). BIC Classification: AFF; AGHF; WFA. Dimension: 221 x 280 x 9. Weight: 518.
Edition
Illustrated
Publisher
The Crowood Press Ltd
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2006
Condition
New
SKU
V9781861268549
ISBN
9781861268549
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 19.99
€ 18.53

Paperback. Num Pages: 336 pages, black & white illustrations, colour illustrations. BIC Classification: AGH; AGZ; AJG. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 255 x 204 x 17. Weight in Grams: 924.
Publisher
New Riders
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2014
Edition
01st Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9780321966469
ISBN
9780321966469
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 48.99
€ 46.89

Hardcover. This practical and inspirational guide, in a handy sketchbook format, is aimed at the practised beginner and shows how to achieve successful watercolour paintings of people in just 30 minutes - ideal for the busy amateur artist who doesn't have much time to paint. Series: Collins 30-Minute Painting. Num Pages: 96 pages, col. Illustrations. BIC Classification: AFCC; AGH; WFA. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 157 x 207 x 15. Weight in Grams: 326.
Publisher
Harpercollins Reference Hbacks
Number of pages
96
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2009
Edition
UK ed.
Condition
New
SKU
V9780007284894
ISBN
9780007284894
Hardback
Condition: New

€ 17.99
€ 14.21

Mass Market Paperback. Num Pages: 64 pages, colour illus. BIC Classification: AGHX. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 303 x 208 x 3. Weight in Grams: 278.
Publisher
S Q Publications,US United States
Number of pages
64
Publication date
2010
Edition
First
Condition
New
SKU
V9780865622128
ISBN
9780865622128
Hardback
Condition: New

€ 16.99
€ 15.44

Paperback. A guide to portraiture and figure painting in watercolour. Suitable for beginning to intermediate artists, it guides artists through the entire portrait and figure painting process, from selecting the right materials and tools to exhibiting the finished painting. Num Pages: 160 pages, full colour throughout, includes illustrations. BIC Classification: AFCC; AGH; WFA. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 276 x 217 x 11. Weight in Grams: 646.
Publisher
Watson-Guptill
Number of pages
160
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2012
Edition
Original
Condition
New
SKU
V9780823026739
ISBN
9780823026739
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 29.99
€ 21.88

Paperback. Features a survey of figure paintings renaissance in the art world. This book introduces over 85 artists and puts their work and the themes they explore in historical, social and artistic context. It also includes a history of the genre and biographies of all the artists featured. Num Pages: 192 pages, 205 colour illustrations. BIC Classification: AFC; AGHF. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 275 x 231 x 16. Weight in Grams: 1006.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2008
Publisher
Thames and Hudson Ltd
Condition
New
Edition
01st Edition
SKU
9780500287477
ISBN
9780500287477
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 24.99
€ 16.20

Paperback. Combines technical instruction, art history references and thoughts on the day-to-day practice of painting the head from life. After introducing materials, principles and ideas, this title follows the course of painting a head in five sittings, providing unique insight and practical comment throughout. Num Pages: 160 pages, 265 colour photographs. BIC Classification: AGHF. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 222 x 280 x 31. Weight in Grams: 552.
Publisher
Crowood Press
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2016
Condition
New
SKU
V9781785001635
ISBN
9781785001635
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 23.99
€ 20.57

Hardcover. In developing his own conception of the 'figure', Andrew Benjamin has written an innovative and provocative study of the complex relationship between philosophy, the history of painting and their presentation of both Jews and animals. Series: The Frontiers of Theory. Num Pages: 208 pages, 13 black & white illustrations. BIC Classification: AGH; DSA. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 241 x 165 x 18. Weight in Grams: 456.
Publisher
Edinburgh University Press
Number of pages
208
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2010
Condition
New
SKU
V9780748640539
ISBN
9780748640539
Hardback
Condition: New

€ 115.16