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T H E H U M AN
FI GU RE
By JO H N H
V AN D E R PO E L
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P E NC I L D RA W I N G O F F E M ALE FI G U RE
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D RA W I N G T H E H U M A N
F I GU R E
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UCCE S S F UL L Y to bu ild u p the human figu re
in a drawing painting or statu e either from
imagination or from a m odel the artist or sculp
tor must be p ossessed of a keen sense of construe
tion
The human body with its varied beauty o f
const ruction character and action i s so comp lex
that it is essential for the stu dent artist and
sculptor n ot only to have a clear knowledge of i t s
intricate forms but a comprehens ive understand
ing and a habit of s imple treatment in order to
apply this kno w ledge to its artistic end
Th e arti st i s immed iately concerned with the
external and the apparent
H e v iews natu re as
color tone textu re and l ight and shade but back
whether h e b e fi gure
of h is immed iate concern
p ainter or illu strator in order t o render the
human form with success h e stands in need of
skill in the use of his knowledge of structu re of
hi s u nderstanding of action and of his insight into
character The se thin g s requ ire a p eriod of pro
fou nd academic study
When we cons ider th e infinite variety of a c
tion of the hu man form its suppleness grace and
strength of movement i n the express ion of the
fleeting action and farther consider that the sur
face o f the body i s enveloped in eff ects o f light
and shade iridescent color and del icate tone it is
not to be wondered at that the student s eye is
readily blinded to the hidden construction of the
form
A t this stage of the student s advancement a
carefu l stu dy of artistic anatomy as elucidated
by R ichter Marshall or D uval famil iarizing him