File puptcrit/puptcrit.0811, message 228


Date: Fri, 14 Nov 2008 21:04:49 -0800
To: puptcrit-AT-puptcrit.org
Subject: Re: [Puptcrit] old marionnette DIY article



On Nov 14, 2008, at 4:34 PM, Michael Moynihan wrote:
>
>
> I was taught that the scale for a human body representation was 7
> heads, not 6.
> Anyone else?
>

My memory, which serves me less and less well, is that 7 heads was  
the Greek Ideal or proportion, but that most people were closer to six.
For what that is worth..
Greg Ballora
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