The Claude Glass

The Claude Glass

Use and Meaning of the Black Mirror in Western Art

Book - 2009
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A study of a largely forgotten optical device - the black mirror or Claude glass - that was used by artists to reflect a view & make tonal values & areas of light & shade visible.
Publisher: New York : Zone Books ; London : MIT [distributor], 2009.
Edition: 1st pbk. ed.
ISBN: 9781890951481
Branch Call Number: 751.3 MAI
Characteristics: 306 p. : ill. ; 23 cm.


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