Drawing and Painting Horses, Paperback


Horses may seem to be a challenging subject for an artist, but this book makes equestrian drawing and painting accessible.

It explains the fundamental principles of drawing before guiding the reader through the advanced methods of painting a horse.

With beautiful illustrations throughout in graphite pencil and oils, this book informs and helps every artist who wants to improve or develop their equestrian work.

Topics covered include: an introduction to traditional subjects; drawing materials and methods; working from life; horse anatomy, structure and gaits; exercises in drawing and painting; selecting subjects and using preliminary drawings and sketches.


  • Format: Paperback
  • Pages: 192 pages, 224 colour illustrations
  • Publisher: The Crowood Press Ltd
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  • Category: Painting & art manuals
  • ISBN: 9781847975997



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