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"Highly instructed as one of many only a few books at the topic important of getting used an an authoritative guide." — Design
"Illustrators, sculptors, and taxidermists who draw or version animals will welcome this new revised edition." — Natural History

Here are 288 remarkably real looking drawings of animals, furnishing artists and scholars with an easy-to-follow approach to guideline within the drawing of horses, canine, lions, cows and bulls, stags, and goats. So special and so actual are those drawings that this e-book has lengthy been a vintage paintings of its kind.
The animals are proven in 3 ways: exterior complete perspectives and dozens of info (paws, head, eyes, legs, etc.); beneath-the-skin drawings of musculature and of the positions and insertions of every muscle; and skeleton drawings of the bone buildings that aid and ensure floor contours and configurations. additionally, detailed cross-sections dissect these parts of the animal — similar to the pinnacle and limbs — which are most vital to the artist.
For this version, Lewis S. Born of the yankee Museum of average background amassed 25 plates from George Stubbs's Anatomy of the Horse, lengthy unavailable; Straus-Durckheim's Anatomie Descriptive et Comparative du Chat; and Cuvier and Laurrillard's Anatomie Comparée. those plates, as totally annotated because the plates that make up the unique publication, complement Ellenberger, Baum and Dittrich with anatomical drawings of the monkey, the bat, the flying squirrel, the rat kangaroo, the seal, and the hare. Mr. Lewis additionally supplied a brand new preface and extra to the annotated bibliography, which now includes sixty six items.

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