The Geometry of an Art

The History of the Mathematical Theory of Perspective from Alberti to Monge

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ISBN: 978-0-387-25961-1 (Print) 978-0-387-48946-9 (Online)

Table of contents (14 chapters)

  1. Front Matter

    Pages i-xxvii

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    Pages 1-15

    The Birth of Perspective

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    Pages 17-80

    Alberti and Piero della Francesca

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    Pages 81-113

    Leonardo da Vinci

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    Pages 115-160

    Italy in the Cinquecento

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    Pages 161-236

    North of the Alps Before 1600

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    Pages 237-289

    The Birth of the Mathematical Theory of Perspective Guidobaldo and Stevin

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    Pages 291-367

    The Dutch Development after Stevin

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    Pages 369-399

    Italy after Guidobaldo

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    Pages 401-487

    France and the Southern Netherlands after 1600

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    Pages 489-598

    Britain

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    Pages 599-634

    The German-Speaking Areas after 1600

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    Pages 635-705

    Lambert

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    Pages 707-711

    Monge Closing a Circle

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    Pages 713-721

    Summing Up

  16. Back Matter

    Pages 723-814