Portrait Painting in Oil: 10 Step by Step Guides from Old Masters by Rachel Shirley
Approx. 26,990 words.
Published on August 31, 2012.
A guide for portrait painters, this book outlines 10 step by step demos on how to paint portraits in oils copied from old masters including Botticelli, Velazquez, Rossetti, Delacroix, Gauguin and more. Find preliminary chapters on preparing for portrait painting and troubleshooting common problems. Numerous techniques are explored. Contains 218 images.