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Oblique Drawing: A History of Anti-Perspective
For more than half a century, Erwin Panofsky's "Perspective as Symbolic Form" has dominated studies of visual representation. Despite the hegemony of central projection, or perspective, other equally important methods of representation have much to tell us. Parallel projection can be found on classical Greek vases, in Pompeiian frescoes, in Byzantine mosaics; it returned ...more
Hardcover, 389 pages
Published October 5th 2012 by MIT Press (MA)
(first published September 14th 2012)
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