Sight-Size Portraiture

25,56 

Aimed at artists, art historians, and everyone interested in portraiture, this technique is examined through a series of projects The sight-size portrait method, in which the artist stands back at a distance to view the picture and sitter side by side and to scale, is examined in this practical book. Painter Nicholas Beer demonstrates the technique in a series of projects that culminate in portrait painting. He also includes sections on the history of sight-size, early treatises on portraiture, and the “philosophy” of seeing.

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Nicholas Beer is a painting and drawing teacher who has exhibited widely and has undertaken portrait commissions throughout Europe and America.

Aimed at artists, art historians, and everyone interested in portraiture, this technique is examined through a series of projects The sight-size portrait method, in which the artist stands back at a distance to view the picture and sitter side by side and to scale, is examined in this practical book. Painter Nicholas Beer demonstrates the technique in a series of projects that culminate in portrait painting. He also includes sections on the history of sight-size, early treatises on portraiture, and the “philosophy” of seeing.

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