This partial figure sculpted by Philippe Faraut cast in durable plaster is designed to help the student understand the anatomy of the visible bones and muscles of the male torso. A useful reference piece for painters as well as sculptors. Discussed in-depth in the book Figure Sculpting: Volume 1. A useful reference piece for painters as well as sculptors. Similar samples modeled in DVD #5 Techniques of Sculpture: Torsos in Clay.