1939. Item #16548
Brown, Paul. Black & White by Brown: Simplified Drawing. NY: Scribner 1939. 1st ed. ("A"). Fwd. by Milton C. Weiler. p, many ills. by the author. Very good hardcover in fair unclipped d.j. (tears). The two pages of human anatomical shapes (for cutting out and positioning with brads) are present. The jacket flap subtitle reads "Drawing Simplified." ** Brown presents his tracing-paper overlay method of revising sketches of animals and humans in action, along with other valuable advice for amateur artists young or old. From the library of architect Royal Barry Wills, with his bookplate.