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Richard Schmid Paints the Figure: Advanced Techniques in Oil
Schmid, Richard,
ISBN: 0273004123
Watson-Guptill Publications, New York, 1979. First Edition
 Hardcover (Original Cloth) Hardcover (Original Cloth). Very Good Condition/Fair. Illustrator: Richard Schmid. First Edition. Acknowledgements, introduction by author, gallery of techniques, glossary, bibliography and index. The text is illustrated with both colour and black-and-white reproductions of artwork some step-by-step. Green coloured cloth covered boards with gilt coloured embossed titles to the front panel and gilt coloured titles to the back strip. Illustrated dustwrapper, again by Richard Schmid, with blue and black coloured titles to the front panel and red and blue coloured titles to the back strip. Black-and-white photographs of author to the rear fold over panel. "Richard Schmid, one of today's most expressive painters, applies his brush to painting the human figure as he demonstrates the painting techniques that have been developed and perfected by generations of master painters. In a series of clearly written and beautifully painted demonstrations, he shows the reader how to combine and very traditional, time-tested materials and methods to create a personal style and produce masterful figure painting." from front fold over panel blurb. Softening of the back strip edges with bumping of the book corners. Some age toning of the text block edges and a few handling marks to the end pages. The dustwrapper isn't in great condition. The front fold over panel has completely come away from the rest of the dustwrapper. Creasing, numerous chips and creases to the edges with some larger tears to the lower edge. Rubbing, fading and general wear to the dustwrapper edges with the front panel showing two 'coffee' ring marks. Some browning and staining to the verso. Size: 4to 9" - 12" tall. [5], 6 - 142, [2] pages,. Please refer to accompanying picture (s). Illustrator: Richard Schmid. Quantity Available: 1. Category: Art & Design; Painting Guide Oil; United States; ISBN: 0273004123. ISBN/EAN: 9780273004127. Inventory No: 0124979. THIS BOOK WEIGHS OVER 1KG WITHOUT PACKING AND EXTRA POST WILL BE REQUIRED FOR SHIPMENT OUTSIDE AUSTRALIA. PLEASE ENQUIRE FOR COSTS BEFORE YOU ORDER, THANK YOU. Very Good Condition
Price: $176.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 0124979  Bookseller: Syber's Books
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