## Elements of perspective drawing; or The science of delineating real objects |

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Elements of Perspective Drawing; Or, the Science of Delineating Real Objects ... Augustus Deacon No preview available - 2015 |

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90 degrees ANGULAR PERSPECTIVE appear to incline arch artist base line bridge centre of view circle circumference convey corre course of practice cylinder delineation describe the arc diagonal lines direction draw a line draw horizontal lines draw rays draw the curve draw the lines DRAWING AN OCTAGONAL drawn ellipsis external characteristics figure is complete geometrical give the perspective glass ground line intersect the line light and shade line parallel line perpendicular lines intersect long diameter mark mind necessary observer octagonal tower opposite the eye outline paper PARALLEL PERSPECTIVE parallelogram pencil pendicular lines perception perpen perpendicular line PERSPECTIVE DRAWING perspective height perspective representation picturesque place one leg point of distance principles pupil represent the plan retina right angles RULE FOR DRAWING set of models shadows shape side sketching solid objects spectator station point supposed to pass tion transparent plane understanding vanishing points vertical line visible angles

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Page 14 - The diameter of a circle is a line drawn through the centre and terminated on either side by the

Page 14 - The radius of a circle is a line drawn from the centre to the circumference

Page 16 - When the sides of a rectangle are equal, it is called a square,

Page 20 - Vanishing points, are points in a picture to which all lines converge that in the original object are parallel to each other. Parallel

Page 21 - object is said to be seen in parallel perspective when one of its sides is parallel to the plane of the picture

Page 25 - off the width, a', b, from b' to p, then draw from p to d on the left, and the

Page 15 - An angle is the space contained between two lines meeting in a point,

Page 30 - upon the perspective centre of which draw a perpendicular line, a, b ; on the centre of the line