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Old 08-24-2000, 11:35 AM
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Post Good portrait books

There are two good books for beginners and advanced artists that I have found at my local bookstore by Lee hammond


I have only started drawing people and they look really good because of these books.
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Old 08-24-2000, 01:16 PM
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Other classic portrait books are:

by Daniel Greene
"Portraits from Life in 29 Steps"
by John Howard Sanden
"Leonardo da Vinci's Advice to Artists"
by Kelen (this is an old book and can be found in a library.)
"How to Draw Lifelike Portraits from Photographs"
by Lee Hammond
"How to Paint and Draw People"
by Samuel Marshall

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