A Manual of Oil Painting

A Manual of Oil Painting

By: John Collier (author)Paperback

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This republication of the third edition (1889) of John Collier's classic text offers a fascinating and informative glimpse into the academic oil painting tradition of the late nineteenth century. Includes instructions for painting from life using the "sight-size" method, advice on choosing the proper paints and mediums, as well as in-depth discussions of subject matter, color theory, and the comparative advantages of direct versus indirect painting. Highly recommended for anyone interested in the revival of traditional oil painting techniques.

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Product Details

  • publication date: 17/08/2006
  • ISBN13: 9781847288752
  • Format: Paperback
  • Number Of Pages: 121
  • ID: 9781847288752
  • weight: 193
  • ISBN10: 1847288758

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