The Geometry Of Art And Life

Author: Matila Costiescu Ghyka
Publisher: Courier Corporation
ISBN: 9780486235424
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This classic study probes the geometric interrelationships between art and life in discussions ranging from dissertations by Plato, Pythagoras, and Archimedes to examples of modern architecture and art.

The Geometry Of Art And Life

Author: Matila Costiescu Ghyka
Publisher: Courier Corporation
ISBN: 9780486235424
Size: 25.62 MB
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This classic study probes the geometric interrelationships between art and life in discussions that range from Plato, Pythagoras, and Archimedes to modern architecture and art.

Art And Geometry

Author: William M. Ivins
Publisher: Courier Corporation
ISBN: 0486143589
Size: 71.91 MB
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This highly stimulating study observes many historical interrelationships between art and mathematics. It explores ancient and Renaissance painting and sculpture, the development of perspective, and advances in projective geometry.

Numbers And Geometry

Author: John Stillwell
Publisher: Springer Science & Business Media
ISBN: 1461206871
Size: 67.59 MB
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Moreover, this book will be popular with graduate students and researchers in mathematics due to its attractive and unusual treatment of fundamental topics.

The Painter S Secret Geometry

Author: Charles Bouleau
Publisher: Courier Corporation
ISBN: 0486795500
Size: 27.78 MB
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Richly illustrated examination of Western visual arts shows how great masters and modern painters employed the "golden mean" and other geometrical patterns. Cult classic and essential guide for art history students.

Geometry Of Design

Author: Kimberly Elam
Publisher: Princeton Architectural Press
ISBN: 9781568982496
Size: 42.10 MB
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This work takes a close look at a broad range of 20th-century examples of design, architecture and illustration, revealing underlying geometric structures in their compositions.

The Geometry Of Lov

Author: Jessica Levine
Publisher: She Writes Press
ISBN: 1938314638
Size: 17.61 MB
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These are the questions asked in The Geometry of Love, a novel about a love triangle set in New York in the 1980s, then fast-forwarding to Northern California 20 years later.

The Golden Number

Author: Matila C. Ghyka
Publisher: Inner Traditions
ISBN: 9781594771002
Size: 36.49 MB
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Presenting Matila Ghyka’s classic treatise on the Golden Number for the first time in English, this book reveals the many ways this ratio can be found not only in the organic forms of nature--such as in the spirals of shells or the number ...

The Divine Proportion

Author: H. E. Huntley
Publisher: Courier Corporation
ISBN: 0486222543
Size: 25.88 MB
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Explores the aesthetic, emotional, artistic and philosophical significance of geometric figures, scientific patterns and mathematical formulas

The Curves Of Life

Author: Sir Theodore Andrea Cook
Publisher: Courier Corporation
ISBN: 9780486237015
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The significance of the spiral in nature, art, science, and the phenomena of life and growth is probed