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The Illusion - Getting the Right Perspective

Latchaw Hirsh, Sharon, (filmmaker). The Great Courses (Firm), (Distributor). Kanopy (Firm), (Distributor).
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  • Physical Description: 1 online resource (streaming video file) (30 minutes): digital, .flv file, sound
  • Publisher: [San Francisco, California, USA] : The Great Courses, 2011.

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Title from title frames.
Film
In Process Record.
Date/Time and Place of an Event Note:
Originally produced by The Great Courses in 2011.
Summary, etc.:
Tracking the history of illusionism in Western art, grasp the principles of linear perspective, foreshortening, and atmospheric perspective as they replicate how the human eye perceives. See how artists, including C©♭zanne and Van Gogh, manipulated perspective for their own creative ends, and observe the extreme illusionism of trompe l'oeil and anamorphosis.
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Mode of access: World Wide Web.
Language Note:
In English
Subject: Art.
Design.
Genre: Education films.

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