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Handbook of Costume Drawing A Guide to Drawing the Period Figure for Costume Design Students

ISBN-10: 0240804031

ISBN-13: 9780240804033

Edition: 2nd 2000 (Revised)

Authors: Georgia O. Baker, Helen R. Pullen

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This handbook illustrates and describes the dominant male and female costume silhouettes for major historical periods ranging from Egyptian dynasties through the 1960s.
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Book details

List price: $63.95
Edition: 2nd
Copyright year: 2000
Publisher: Taylor & Francis Group
Publication date: 3/29/2000
Binding: Paperback
Pages: 184
Size: 8.50" wide x 11.00" long x 0.50" tall
Weight: 1.034
Language: English

Preface
Acknowledgments
The Basic Figure and How Clothes Fit the Body
The Figure
Standing Figure
Back View
Profile View
Muscle Structure
Skeletal Structure
Relaxed Figure
The Face
The Eyes
The Hand
The Foot
Rendering the Details
Capturing the Mood of the Period
Materials and Techniques
Pencils
Inks
Watercolors
Watercolor Pencils
Felt-Tip Pens
Papers
Brushes
Drawing File
The Light Table
Learning to See Color
Hue
Value
Saturation
Complements
Simultaneous Contrast
Warm/Cool Color Usage
Changing Color
Color in Light
Summary
Definitions
Rendering Fabrics
Satin
Velvet
Crepe
Chiffon
Fur
Computer Aids for Costume Rendering
Areas to Consider for Computer Rendering Enhancement
The Face
The Background
The Pose
Color Changes
Lettering
Special Effects
Makeup
Personalizing Your Sketch
Creating a Period Silhouette 3000 B.C.-1969 A.D.
3000 B.C.-1200 A.D.
Egyptian: 3100-30 B. C.
Biblical (Assyrian, Persian, Hebrew): 1250-333 B. C.
Archaic Greek: 800-480 B. C.
Classic Greek: 480 B. C.-A.D.146
Roman: 753 B. C.-A.D. 476
Byzantine: 324-1453
Romanesque: 900-1200
1200-1620
Early Gothic: 1200-1325
Middle Gothic: 1325-1425
Late Gothic: 1425-1485
Early Renaissance (Italian): 1485-1520
Late Renaissance: 1520-1560
Elizabethan: 1560-1590
Late Elizabethan and Jacobean: 1590-1620
1600-1700
Cavalier: 1620-1660
Restoration: 1660-1680
Baroque: 1680-1715
1700-1800
Rococo: 1715-1774
Neoclassic: 1775-1789
Directorie: 1790-1799
1800-1900
Empire: 1800-1815
Romantic: 1815-1848
Crinoline: 1840-1868
Bustle: 1868-1890
1890s: 1890-1900
1900-1960
Edwardian: 1900-1909
Teens: 1910-1919
1920s: 1920-1929
1930s: 1930-1939
1940s: 1940-1949
1950s: 1950-1959
1960s: 1960-1969
Creating a Portfolio
Overview
Costume Sketches
Number of Pieces
Variety
Budget/Prices
Photographs
Research
Presentation
Practice
Bibliography
Index