A Treatise On The Decorative Part Of Civil Architecture

Author: William Chambers
Publisher: Courier Corporation
ISBN: 0486146979
Size: 76.60 MB
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Beautiful reproduction of a 1791 classic describes the qualifications and duties of an architect. The 55 superb plates depict ornate compartments for coved ceilings; pedestals for columns; arches; balusters; and other architectural features.

Treasury Of Nineteenth Century Ornamental Metalwork

Author: Jules Decker
Publisher: Courier Corporation
ISBN: 0486145409
Size: 60.90 MB
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1,000 prime examples of French metal masterworks, painstakingly reproduced. Weather vanes, tiles, waterspouts, trims, basins, cane tips, pike heads, and more offer a wealth of inspiration and historical accuracy.

Pencil Ink And Charcoal Drawing

Author: Charles X. Carlson
Publisher: Courier Corporation
ISBN: 0486145786
Size: 25.68 MB
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This original single-volume compilation of four of the author's best books features thousands of step-by-step images and covers figure drawings, portraits, still lifes, and landscapes.

On The Art Of Drawing

Author: Robert Fawcett
Publisher: Courier Corporation
ISBN: 0486138585
Size: 23.77 MB
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The "Illustrator's Illustrator" presents fundamentals of improvisation, lighting, style, and technique. Thorough examinations of the human figure and landscapes feature 100 illustrations and stress the importance of design and composition.