A Mathematical Analysis of the Perspective of the Arnolfini Portrait and Other Similar Interior Scenes by Jan van Eyck

Carleton, David L.
March 1982
Art Bulletin;Mar1982, Vol. 64 Issue 1, p118
Academic Journal
Discusses the optical qualities of the painting 'Arnolfini Portrait' and other similar interior scenes by Jan van Eyck. Information on the linear perspective of 'Arnolfini'; Details on the diagram of the elliptical perspective; Conclusion on the optical effects of the 'Arnolfini' painting.


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