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Unformatted text preview: the strict Albertian grid on the pavement. Slide 15-26: The Annunciation c. 1472 Ufizzi (Cat. # 1074) His Annu nciation shows a carefully worked out perspective framework. Incised lines beneath the paint on this wood panel show his construction. Note though that the Virgin's arm appears too long. Studies have shown that Leonardo departed from the correct perspective here for the sake of a more expressive gesture, a common practice in the Renaissance....
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- Fall '10
- Leon Battista Alberti, Filippo Brunelleschi, Piero della Francesca, strict Albertian grid