Light and Shade

A Classic Approach to Three-Dimensional Drawing

Author: Mrs. Mary P. Merrifield

Publisher: Courier Corporation

ISBN: 0486139883

Category: Art

Page: 64

View: 6880

DIVHandy reference clearly demonstrates principles of light and shade by revealing effects of common daylight, sunshine, and candle or artificial light on geometrical solids. 13 plates. /div

Dynamic Light and Shade

Author: Burne Hogarth

Publisher: Watson-Guptill Publications

ISBN: 9780823015818

Category: Art

Page: 160

View: 4824

Discusses silhouette, single and double light sources, and shading, and demonstrates various techniques for portraying light and shade

How to Draw the Head in Light and Shade

Author: Edward Renggli

Publisher: Courier Corporation

ISBN: 0486137376

Category: Art

Page: 64

View: 2981

Features the human head in every conceivable pose and illumination, from bright light to gentle shade. Includes drawings of all age groups, and provides advice on proportion, foreshortening, more. 75 illustrations.

Gardens of Light and Shade

Author: G. S. C

Publisher: Palala Press

ISBN: 9781377402833

Category: Architecture

Page: 114

View: 3038

This work has been selected by scholars as being culturally important, and is part of the knowledge base of civilization as we know it. This work was reproduced from the original artifact, and remains as true to the original work as possible. Therefore, you will see the original copyright references, library stamps (as most of these works have been housed in our most important libraries around the world), and other notations in the work. This work is in the public domain in the United States of America, and possibly other nations. Within the United States, you may freely copy and distribute this work, as no entity (individual or corporate) has a copyright on the body of the work. As a reproduction of a historical artifact, this work may contain missing or blurred pages, poor pictures, errant marks, etc. Scholars believe, and we concur, that this work is important enough to be preserved, reproduced, and made generally available to the public. We appreciate your support of the preservation process, and thank you for being an important part of keeping this knowledge alive and relevant.

Light and Shade

Author: José María Parramón

Publisher: Watson-Guptill

ISBN: N.A

Category: Architecture

Page: 112

View: 2554

Discusses the use of light and shade in the history of painting, general principles such as form, perspective, color, and contrast, and the practical application of these principles

Light and Shade

Conversations with Jimmy Page

Author: Brad Tolinski

Publisher: Random House

ISBN: 0753547791

Category: Biography & Autobiography

Page: 320

View: 7071

Jimmy Page was the leader, mastermind, guitarist and producer of Led Zeppelin, described by Rolling Stone magazine as "the biggest band of the seventies" and "unquestionably one of the most enduring bands in rock history." While there is no shortage of written material out there on Led Zeppelin's legacy, none of the band members have ever written a tell-all book or co-operated with the press or a biographer. For the most part, their exploits are merely the stuff of legend. On the rare occasions that Page has opened his doors to journalists, he has done so with caution. Over the last twenty years, Brad Tolinski, editor-in-chief of Guitar World magazine, has interviewed Page more than any other journalist in the world and by asking incisive questions, he's been able to gain the trust of this greatly misunderstood artist. Sifting through over fifty hours of conversations that touch on everything from the 1960s music scene and his early years as England's top session guitarist working with artists like The Who, The Kinks, and Eric Clapton, to his wild years in Led Zeppelin, and post-Zep projects, Light & Shade will provide readers with the most complete picture of the media-shy guitarist ever published.

Light And Shade In War [Illustrated Edition]

Author: Captain Malcolm Ross

Publisher: Pickle Partners Publishing

ISBN: 1782893083

Category: History

Page: 212

View: 8223

Two Kiwis recount their experiences of the Front at Gallipoli and France during the First World War. Included are a number of their own photographs. “THE authors of this book, father and son, have seen much of the Light and Shade of War during the past two years, the one as a War Correspondent in Egypt, Turkey and France, the other as a soldier, and, afterwards, as one of the staff of The Times. “The day for writing the histories of our different campaigns is not yet. For the purposes of history delay is necessary, even though the gain in perspective may mean loss in colour. But there is a legitimate desire for the intimate and immediate impressions of the time, written down amid the ever-shifting scenes of the War itself. Such impressions will have some value now, and perhaps also in after years. Most of these sketches were written whilst the scenes and incidents they depict were fresh in the mind; some under fire. The proofs were corrected on the battlefield of the Somme in a tent over which British and German shells were passing at the time. While due allowance will be made for shortcomings owing to the circumstances under which the book was produced, the authors hope that no apology will be needed for presenting such pictures of the Light and Shade of War to the English-speaking World.”

Light and shade

Author: John Hugh Brignal Peel

Publisher: Robert Hale & Co

ISBN: N.A

Category: Poetry

Page: 80

View: 6150

Light and Shade

Sketches from an Uncommon Life

Author: Solomon Matthew Bard

Publisher: Hong Kong University Press

ISBN: 9622099491

Category: History

Page: 364

View: 7308

This collection of autobiographical essays tells of Dr. Bard's childhood in Eastern Siberia, with a detour to Moscow and the Crimea. He moved to Shanghai in the mid-30s and spent his last school years there before moving to the University of Hong Kong to study medicine. His newly-acquired medical skills were invaluable in his years as a POW.

True Light and Shade

An Aboriginal Perspective of Joseph Lycett's Art

Author: Professor John Maynard

Publisher: National Library of Australia

ISBN: 0642277087

Category: Art

Page: 172

View: 9293

True Light and Shade is filled with beautiful images by convict artist Joseph Lycett that powerfully capture in intimate detail Aboriginal life, a rare record of Aboriginal people within the vicinity of Newcastle and how they adapted to European settlement before cultural destruction impacted on these groups. John Maynard writes an engaging short biography of Lycett and his life in Australia and follows this with a detailed commentary on each of the 20 images in the album. Each image is reproduced in full on a double page spread and then, on the spreads following, details have been enlarged to accompany John's text as he takes us through exactly what is happening in every picture: ceremony, hunting and fishing, carrying food (carving up whalemeat), land management and burning, interactions with Europeans, family life, dances, funeral rituals, and punishment. When you return again to examine the full image, you see it in a completely different light. John also includes written records from the time that corroborate Lycett's views. Some dreamtime stories connected with the areas Lycett depicted are also included, with accompanying Indigenous art. One story explains the earthquakes in the area (kangaroo jumping up and down). The title quote ‘true light and shade’ comes from Lycett’s words: ‘I consider a complete drawing to be an accurate delineation of anything with its true light and shade.’ As a Worimi man from the Newcastle/Port Stephens region, John Maynard brings his own knowledge and insight to his exploration of the drawings, and to the fascinating character of Lycett himself. John is currently a Director at the Wollotuka Institute of Aboriginal Studies at the University of Newcastle and Chair of Indigenous History. He has held several major positions, including as Deputy Chairperson of the Australian Institute of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Studies and Deputy Chair Humanities, National Indigenous Research and Knowledges Network.

Light and Shade

Author: Anson K. Cross

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 9781375555234

Category: Art

Page: 200

View: 4073

Mid Light and Shade

Author: John Langdon Jones

Publisher: Kirk Press

ISBN: 1444635654

Category: Poetry

Page: 116

View: 5295

Originally published in 1921, this early works is an absorbing collection of poetry. Many of the earliest books, particularly those dating back to the 1900's and before, are now extremely scarce and increasingly expensive. We are republishing these classic works in affordable, high quality, modern editions, using the original text and artwork.

Light and Shade in Charcoal, Pencil and Brush Drawing

Author: Anson K. Cross

Publisher: Courier Corporation

ISBN: 0486136221

Category: Art

Page: 192

View: 1713

One of the most in-depth treatments available, this classic manual offers a wealth of details on mediums and techniques, including natural and artificial light, gradations, and more. 65 black-and-white illustrations complement the text.