Charles Bargue and Jean-Leon Gerome has ratings and 13 reviews. Melinda said: This drawing course is the most effective I have ever used. I am sure t. Charles Bargue (c. / – April 6, ) was a French painter and lithographer noted for devising an influential drawing course. Before I get into the review proper, I just want to say a few words about what transpired when one of the authors of the Charles Bargue Drawing.

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Maybe you DID update the review I dunno. The theoretical excesses of modern art have been matched and even out-done by modern composers. See and discover other items: It starts off with teaching the ability to judge lines and cuorse, then moves onto cast studies, and finally the copying of masterworks. Not everyone wants to do the full course. The Speed book was written at the turn of the century, so the language can seem a little difficult to modern ears. Drawing Trees Victor Perard.

This is one of the few drawing books that I find truly worth my money.

Lessons in Classical Painting: Watch these videos on youtube to learn how to properly use the bargue plates. Refresh and try again. Amazon Renewed Refurbished products with a warranty. Kathy rated it really liked it Aug 01, In order to redress the balance somewhat, I would like to point out, as I have in various other pages on this site, that this book has been an absolute godsend in my ongoing efforts to train myself to draw.


Pages with related products. Having read his email, I do believe that the book was published with altruistic motives, and that getting it into print was no small task.

Picasso, the hero of modern art, was a consummate realist when he wanted to be. Fawaz Ali rated it it was amazing Aug 08, Some plates needed some tweaking because they were too dark or not dark enough. It did pretty well for them apparently, for thirty years or so, but fell out of favour when those pesky post impressionists stopped worrying about how accurate their drawing was and started worrying about the expression of their personal vision instead.

For many of the plates, a one or two stage simplification of the final finished drawing is included, breaking the drawing down into simplified forms. About the Author Gerald Ackerman was born in California. Your first value exercise is on its way. These items are shipped from and sold by different sellers.

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There was a problem filtering reviews right now. A typical art education in the 19th century would begin with drawing from casts of Greek and Roman statues.

Lessons in Classical Drawing: For those who are interested in classical drawing, this book is a must. He is a specialist of Gerome darwing published studies on other 19th century American and European artists, as well as on the theory of academic art. I do believe that this wilful abandonment of the traditions of the past has given rise to a growing representational movement which has bargu strong tendency to hark back to the late 19th century.


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The best and most challenging drawing text I have ever used. The book appears to have been a labour of love on the part of Graydon and his co-editor,Gerald Ackerman. I’d like to read this book on Kindle Don’t have a Kindle?

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