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Painting Animals

£9.99

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Open this book and enter the extraordinary world of Christophe Drochon, an exceptional painter who, for the first time, lets us into his studio. The artist takes us into the animal world that is the source of inspiration for his paintings but also into the beauty and fragility of our environment, which is a matter of deep concern to him. From initial sketches 'from life' to painstaking studio work, he reveals every stage in the process of producing strikingly realistic paintings. Whether working in pierre noire, pastels, acrylic or oils, he shows unique technical skill in capturing the magic of the flight of a bird or the intensity of the gaze of a big cat. The authoritative text by Francoise Coffrant helps us understand the scope of the artist's work and gives us an insight into his methods. Richly illustrated, every page of this book is an invitation to a world of dreams, discoveries and reflection.

This hardback edition published in 2006 by New Holland Publishers Ltd is in very good condition. The binding is sound and all the pages are clean and unmarked. The book has a slight dent in the middle of the back cover at the bottom and the dustjacket has some surface scratches but otherwise the condition is as new and the book does not really appear to have been used.

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Author(s):
Christophe Drochon
Condition:
Used: very good
ISBN-13:
9781845375454
Publisher:
New Holland Publishers Ltd
Title:
Painting Animals

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Open this book and enter the extraordinary world of Christophe Drochon, an exceptional painter who, for the first time, lets us into his studio. The artist takes us into the animal world that is the source of inspiration for his paintings but also into the beauty and fragility of our environment, which is a matter of deep concern to him. From initial sketches 'from life' to painstaking studio work, he reveals every stage in the process of producing strikingly realistic paintings. Whether working in pierre noire, pastels, acrylic or oils, he shows unique technical skill in capturing the magic of the flight of a bird or the intensity of the gaze of a big cat. The authoritative text by Francoise Coffrant helps us understand the scope of the artist's work and gives us an insight into his methods. Richly illustrated, every page of this book is an invitation to a world of dreams, discoveries and reflection.

This hardback edition published in 2006 by New Holland Publishers Ltd is in very good condition. The binding is sound and all the pages are clean and unmarked. The book has a slight dent in the middle of the back cover at the bottom and the dustjacket has some surface scratches but otherwise the condition is as new and the book does not really appear to have been used.

Author(s):
Christophe Drochon
Condition:
Used: very good
ISBN-13:
9781845375454
Publisher:
New Holland Publishers Ltd
Title:
Painting Animals

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