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By Ernest Thompson Seton

A prolific writer of books on flora and fauna, the good naturalist Ernest Thompson Seton used to be additionally an entire illustrator. Noting a dearth of normal zoological anatomies for artists, he took it upon himself to create one. This quantity is the results of his efforts. In it, he offers a definitive artist's-eye view of the outside anatomy of animals, assisting readers depict floor positive aspects equivalent to hair or fur, in addition to simple physique and facial structures.
Chapters hide a few domesticated and wild species: the anatomy, measurement, and percentage of the lion, tiger, leopard, and different individuals of the cat relations; bears (including the grizzly, eu brown, American black, and the polar bear); in addition to the camel, Indian elephant, and the caribou. extra sections give some thought to the pony in movement, the gallop of a puppy, and fowl feathering.
One of the main extensively consulted books at the topic, Art Anatomy of Animals could be a important addition to the libraries of either teachers and scholars of art.

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The plates have been engraved by way of the artist himself, and are one of the such a lot actual anatomical illustrations extant. 1769. BOURGELAT (CL. ). Elémens de l’Art Vétérinaire. [Traité de los angeles Conformation extérieure du cheval, &c. ] Paris. The anatomy of the pony in comparison with that of the Ox and Sheep. 4th variation in 1807. 1779. GOIFFON ET VINCENT. Memoire artificielle des principes relatifs à l. a. fidelle illustration des Animaux, tant en Peinture, qu’en Sculpture. Alfort. Folio. With 23 huge copperplates displaying safely the motion, anatomy, dimension, and proportions of the pony. [1799. ] GIRARD (J. ). Tableaux Comparatifs de l’Anatomie des animaux domestiques. VII. de los angeles République. 1807. GIRARD (J. ). Anatomie des animaux domestiques. octavo, 2 vols. (4th ed. , 1841. ) Translated into German by way of ok. L. Schwab, 1810—11. 1822. GURLT. Handbuch der Vergleichenden Anatomie de Haussaugethiere. With atlas of plates. second version 1832 ; third version 1844. 1832. PERCIVALL (WM. , M. R. C. S. ). The Anatomy of the pony. London. eightvo. No illustrations. 1843. SUNDEVALL (C. J. ). at the Wings of Birds: The Ibis, 5th sequence, vol. iv. , No. xvi. paintings. xxxix. pp. 389—457) Plates ix. and x. [Translated from the unique Swedish of the Kongl. Vetensk. -Akad. Handlingar, 1843, through W. S. Dallas, F. L. S. ] London, 1886. plates, comprising thirteen beneficial illustrations. this is often the 1st try and examine the topic. 1844—53. SCHLEGEL (H. ) et VERSTER DE WULVERHURST (A. H. ). Traité de Fauconnerie. Leiden and Düsseldorf. With 12 life-size plates through J. Wolf. 1845. STRAUS-DURCKHEIM (HERCULE). Anatomie descriptive et comparative du Chat. 2 vols. textual content, quarto, 1 atlas folio. Paris. Atlas with thirteen admirable plates, life-size. 1847. NITSCH (C. L. ). Systeme der Pterylographie. the 1st variation used to be released in 1833. The English translation via Dr. P. L. Sclater, in 1867. 1850. LEYH (F. A. ). Handbuch der Anatomie der Hausthiere. Stuttgart. octavo. second variation, 1859. very good treatise on Anatomy of Horse, Cow, Pig, Cat, and puppy, with cautious woodcuts. 1861. LEISERING (A. G. T. , Dr. ). Atlas der Anatomy des Pferdes und Übrigen Hausthiere. [Drawings through Moritz Krantz. ] worthy lithographic plates of Horse, Cow, puppy, Cat, Birds, &c. 1865. WALTON (ELIJAH). The Camel: its Anatomy, Proportions, and Paces. London. Folio. Ninety-four huge lithographic plates by means of the writer, a lot of them colored. A most dear paintings. 1870. FLOWER (W. H. ). advent to the Osteology of the Mammalia. 1873. MAREY (E. J. ). l. a. computing device animale. Locomotion terrestre et aërienne. Paris. eightvo. The locomotion of animals studied through mechanical gear; 117 figures within the textual content. a few years later by means of works with immediate photos, 1880. REGAMEY (GUILLAUME). Atlas de l’Anatomie des formes du Cheval. Paris. With chromo-lithographic plates. 1881. MIVART (ST. GEORGE). The Cat. long island. octavo. 1882. STILLMAN (Dr. J. D. B. , A. M. ). the pony in movement. * less than the auspices of Leland Stanford. London. 100 and 7 plates, mainly from pictures via Mr. Ead. Muybridge, illustrating the pony, Ox, puppy, Pig, and Deer in movement. 1883. FRANCK (Dr. LUDV. ). Handbuch der Anatomie der Hausthiere.

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