Rubens and Aguilonius: New Points of Contact

Held, Julius S.
June 1979
Art Bulletin;Jun79, Vol. 61 Issue 2, p257
Academic Journal
Focuses on the association of the book on optics by Franciscus Aguilonius to the paintings of Peter Paul Rubens. Implications of Rubens' art to the theoretical positions assumed by Aguilonius; Arguments over Rubens' application of Aguilonius' diagram in his 'Annunciation to the Virgin' painting; Explanation of scientific precision and logic by Aguilonius.


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