Depressed Surfaces


If, by chance, you should make the upper and the left-hand lines heavy, as in Fig. 134, it would, undoubtedly, appear depressed, and would need no further explanation.

Full Shading,—But, in order to furnish an additional example of the effect of shading, suppose we shade the surface of the large square, as shown in Fig. 135, and you will at once see that not only is the effect emphasized, but it all the more clearly expresses what you want to show. In like manner, in
ig. 136, we shade only the space within the inner square, and it is only too obvious how shadows give us surface conformation.

Fig. 135. Fig. 136.
Fig. 135. Fig. 136.