TITLE

The geometry of Piero della Francesca

AUTHOR(S)
Peterson, Mark A.
PUB. DATE
June 1997
SOURCE
Mathematical Intelligencer;Summer97, Vol. 19 Issue 3, p33
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reflects on the life of Piero della Francesca, mathematical painter who died in 1492. Background information on Piero; Career achievements; Details on his contributions to mathematics; Description of some of his geometrical equations; Information on books written by Piero. INSET: From `London, Before and After: The Middle Way' by Jacqueline...
ACCESSION #
9708193176

 

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