TITLE

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

AUTHOR(S)
Carleton, David L.
PUB. DATE
March 1982
SOURCE
Art Bulletin;Mar1982, Vol. 64 Issue 1, p118
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
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.
ACCESSION #
5313361

 

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