TITLE

The perspective plan in the sixteenth century: The invention of a representational language

AUTHOR(S)
Nuti, Lucia
PUB. DATE
March 1994
SOURCE
Art Bulletin;Mar1994, Vol. 76 Issue 1, p105
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Examines the sixteenth-century perspective plans of towns published in the book `Civitates orbis terrarum,' by Georg Braun and Franz Hogenberg. Worldwide coverage of double-page town views; Relationship between representing the geography and choreography; Development of the process of mapping towns; Importance of truthfulness for a town view; Profile view as a representational mode.
ACCESSION #
9406020447

 

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