Anamorphic Act/ Hidden Images/ Illusion in Art; Trompe l' Oeil...(Book Review)

Edgerton Jr., Samuel Y.
March 1979
Art Bulletin;Mar1979, Vol. 61 Issue 1, p131
Book Review
Reviews several books on arts. 'Anamorphic Act,' by Jurgis Baltrusaitis; 'Hidden Images: Games of Perception, Anamorphic Act, Illusion From the Renaissance to the Present,' by Fred Leeman, Joost Elffers, and Mike Schuyt; 'Optics, Painting, and Photography,' by M.H. Pirenne.


Related Articles

  • Hidden Images (Book Review). Cahn, Robert // Library Journal;11/15/1976, Vol. 101 Issue 20, p2360 

    Reviews the book 'Hidden Images: Games of Perception, Anamorphic Art, Illusion; From the Renaissance to the Present,' by Fred Leeman, with photographs by Joost Elffers and Mike Schuyt, translated by Ellyn Childs Allison and Margaret L. Kaplan.

  • Editorial.  // Personnel & Guidance Journal;Nov74, Vol. 53 Issue 3, p186 

    Editorial. Focuses on the joys of book reviewing. Reasons why book reviews sometimes appear in print a year or two years after the date of publication; Books that do not require full review; Rules on finding a book reviewer.

  • Changes, Changes: First Opinions, Second Reactions Documents Its Second Year. May, Jill P. // First Opinions -- Second Reactions;2009, Vol. 2 Issue 2, p5 

    An introduction to the journal is presented in which the author discusses the paired books reviews that fit the idea of "first opinion, second reactions," and the commentary by author Andrea Warren.

  • Introduction: Lessons From Zombies and Cockroaches--Learning From Our Past as We Create Paths Forward Into the Future. Kenworthy, Amy L. // Academy of Management Learning & Education;Mar2014, Vol. 13 Issue 1, p136 

    An introduction to the journal is presented in which the guest editors present book reviews on varied topics.

  • get reviewed.  // ForeWord Reviews;Fall2012, Vol. 15 Issue 4, p37 

    The article offers information of the printed and online book review services offered by "ForeWord Review" magazine.

  • BOOKS IN REVIEW. Pellegrini, David // New England Theatre Journal;2010, Vol. 21, p159 

    An introduction to a series of book reviews, published within the issue, is presented.

  • LOOKING LIKE WE FEEL... AND VICE VERSA. SUTHERLAND, MATT // ForeWord Reviews;Spring2014, Vol. 17 Issue 2, p6 

    An introduction to a series of book reviews is presented.

  • LA VENUS DE DONEGAL. Herrera Rodríguez, Francisco // Cultura de los Cuidados;Sep2012, Vol. 16 Issue 33, p90 

    No abstract available.

  • New Books Guide.  // Bookmarks (15460657);Sep/Oct2012, Issue 60, p26 

    The article presents the categories used and the ratings applied to the books reviewed.


Read the Article


Sorry, but this item is not currently available from your library.

Try another library?
Sign out of this library

Other Topics