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Constructive Anatomy by George Bridgman, free online art book

Alexa Actionable Analytics for the Web. It is so poorly formatted, with random nonsense characters scattered throughout that it’s nearly impossible to read.

Mustafa rated it really liked it Dec 15, Constructive Anatomy, an anatomical reference guide for the working artist, sculptor, and student, graphically shows important parts of the human body, both in motion and in repose—hand, wrist, thumb, fingers, forearm, arm, armpit, shoulder, neck, head, eye, nose, ear, mouth, chin, trunk front, side, and backpelvis, hip, thigh, leg, knee, ankle, foot, and toes.

Paperbackpages. It’s small size makes it very easy to carry around too.

Constructive Anatomy : George B. Bridgman :

The bending, twisting,and turning, creasing and interlocking of the various parts of the body are represented in drawing as the wedging of masses in specific ways that are clearly defined by Mr. Follow this link to get the whole book for free legally my link text. Drawings of bone and muscle structure of the working of the joints and the interrelation of the various parts of the body are mainly concerned with movement of all sorts—movements that are described in detail as well as illustrated.


I don’t yet understand all of it; in more than twenty years I still haven’t mastered its topic to a level of equality with the author; and I’m sure the author himself is not the be-all, end-all in the industry, either. The most valuable, detailed anatomical studies which are also beautifully drawn of all parts of the figure.

They have found, and continue to find, that his unique way of discovering the vitalizing forces in the human form and realizing them in drawing carries the student pleasantly over one of art’s most severe hurdles.

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Constructive anatomy

constructibe Masses of about the same size or proportion are conceived not as masses, but as one mass; those of different proportions, in respect to their movement, are conceived as wedging into each other, or as morticed or interlocking.

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I don’t yet understand all of it; in more than twenty years I gridgeman haven’t mastered its topic to a level of equality with the author; and I’m sure the author himself is not the be-all “A book reads the better which is our own, and has been so long known to us, that we know the topography of its blots, and dog’s ears, and can trace the dirt in it to having read it at tea with buttered muffins.

In them are expressed, therefore, laws of architecture, as in anstomy dome of the head, the arches of the foot, the pillars of the legs, etc.


I love the line quality. Bridgman’s book opened my mind to an incredible vista of possibilities. Check out the top bridgeeman of the year on our page Best Books of This one is more about the eye candy and good to copy from. Bridgman’s superb anatomical sketches, of which there are nearly in qnatomy book, also bring clearly to fruition his lucid theories of how to draw the human body in its structure and its complex movements. Customers who viewed this item also viewed.

See all reviews. Anusha Reddy rated it really liked it Mar 30, An Atlas brldgeman Animal Anatomy for Artists. Ayejuni Ilemobayo rated it it was amazing Nov 25, This book is by far the most stolen book from my classroom.

Bridgman gives us a series of breakdowns from perfect anatomical accuracy through more manageable shapes representative of the original structures, all the way to “masses” that take in the totality of a large anatomical grouping. Would you like to tell us about a lower price?

The concepts are exciting, but Bridgman writes like the Pope talks. Trivia About Constructive Anatomy. The Best Books of

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