The Sketch Book — david downton

Masters of Fashion Illustration

david downton masters of fashion illustration The Sketch Book

Hello! Today I'd like to share a book with you so nice I got it twice! David Downton's Masters of Fashion Illustration is so inspiring.  The hard cover and paper back versions each have their own unique Downton illustrations - I can't decide which one to keep in the studio and which one to keep at home.The book covers the work of so many great artists. Downton is very clear to state that the men who came before him were indeed artists, not just illustrators, and that they were champions of "the fluid, reductive line" - something he worked hard to achieve.Now...

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