The Renaissance Rediscovery of Linear Perspective

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Basic Books, 1975 - Art - 206 pages
An evaluative account of the rediscovery of geometric linear perspective in fifteenth-century Italy, the artists, architects, and mathematicians who studied and applied its principles, and its pervasive impact on Rennaissance and post-Renaissance life. Gl

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Contents

The Western Window
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II
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Albertis Florence
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Copyright

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About the author (1975)

Samuel Y. Edgerton is the Amos Lawrence Professor of Art History at Williams College in Williamstown, Massachusetts, and the author of numerous books and articles.

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