Atlas of Human Anatomy for the Artist

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Atlas of Human Anatomy for the Artist
Author: Stephen Rogers Peck
Rating: 4.07
Bestsellers Rate: 10238
Publisher: Oxford University Press Inc
Book Format: Paperback
Binding: None
Pages: 288
Hours of reading: 4.8 hours
Publication Date: 2021
Languages: | English |
Price: 13,62 €

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Stephen Rogers Peck's Atlas of Human Anatomy for the Artist remains unsurpassed as a manual for students. It includes sections on bones, muscles, surface anatomy, proportion, equilibrium, and locomotion. Other unique features are sections on the types of human physique, anatomy from birth to old age, an orientation on racial anatomy, and an analysis of facial expressions. The wealth of information offered by the Atlas ensures its place as a classic for the study of the human form.

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"An exhaustive but absorbingly interesting treatise.... The artist will find it planned and written with a completeness and orderliness which make it the perfect reference book."--Art News and Review "Ingeniously edited, well-organized, and illustrated with almost a thousand excellent factual three-dimensional renderings."--Los Angeles Times "A very clear presentation. The schematic drawings are particularly useful in teaching introductory anatomy to students."--Terry Morrow, Texas Tech University "I have used the book regularly for about 35 years and have found the mix of 'clinical' type renderings, clear 'muscle' charts, description and sectional graphic structural sketch pages to be excellent and to the point."-- "Very good illustrations/explanations--very helpful for students to understand such a complex system."--J.P. Manlapaz, North Virginia Community College

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Authors: Stephen Rogers Peck
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Publisher: Oxford University Press Inc
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Languages: | English |
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ISBN13: 9780195030952
ISBN10: 0195030958
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Illustrations: w. numerous figs.
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Book Format: Paperback
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Pages: 288
Book Weight: 660
Book Dimensions: 191x252x17
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Publication date: July 15, 1982
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Publication City/Country: New York, United States

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