Famous Artists Painting Course (3 volume set)

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Famous Artists Painting Course (3 volume set)

Famous Artists Painting Course (3 volume set)
English | 1960 | ISBN: n/a, ASIN: B002E7JCHE | 26 PDF | 517 Mb
Painting Course

Vintage artist text book from 1960 issued Famous Artist Art Course Inc. This course book includes many different descriptions and illustrations on several different subjects of art. A study of commercial art and illustration; 24 lessons. Lessons are in: Materials and their use; form; human form; simple anatomy and figure drawing; the head and hands; the human figure in motion; animal anatomy; perspective; composition and pictorial design; figure composition - light and dark and etc.

Famous Artists School has offered correspondence courses in art since it was founded in 1948 in Westport, Connecticut, U.S.A. The idea was conceived by members of the New York Society of Illustrators, but due to the society's legal status, could not be operated by it.
Society member Albert Dorne led the initiative to set up a separate entity, and recruited the support of Norman Rockwell, who was also a society member. For the founding faculty, Dorne recruited John Atherton, Austin Briggs, Stevan Dohanos, Robert Fawcett, Peter Helck, Fred Ludekens, Al Parker, Norman Rockwell, Ben Stahl, Harold von Schmidt and Jon Whitcomb.