Hidden Images: Games of Perception, Anamorphic Art, and Illusion from the Renaissance to the Present

Publication Type:

Book

Authors:

Leeman,Fred

Source:

Harry N. Abrams, Inc., New York, NY (1975)

Keywords:

bibliographic

Abstract:

Hidden Images: Games of Perception, Anamorphic Art, and Illusion from the Renaissance to the Present. Contents follow: Introduction, The First Anamorphoses, The Discovery of Perspective, Illusionism, Curved and Discontinuous Picture Planes, Architecture and Theater, Perspective Cabinets, Sixteenth-Century Perspective Anamorphoses, Developments During the Seventeenth Century, Popularization in the Eighteenth Century, and a Game Section.

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