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11Landscape_spring09[1] - LANDSCAPE Ancient Egyptian, New...

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LANDSCAPE Ancient Egyptian, New Kingdom figure-ground relationship, fresco, ka, frontal, profile 3.30 Pond in a Garden , Thebes, c. 1400 BCE Trees surrounding a man-made pond with fish and ducks. All the objects in the painting are represented in their most recognizable point-of-view; either a profile view or a frontal view. Ancient Imperial Rome mural painting, fresco, illusionism, repoussoir, linear perspective 4.43 Garden , from the Villa of Livia, Prima Porta, late 1 st c. BCE A wall of the room in fresco of a garden scene The painting uses one point perspective An illusionistic painting Repoussoir element that gives the sense that you could enter into the garden space. A controlled garden space within the fence It seems to extend the actual space of the room illusionistically Symmetrical with the tree in the center as the axis of the image. Chinese, Five Dynasties/Northern Song Dynasty shifting perspective, cun, washes, literati, monochrome, literati painters, guo’hua
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This note was uploaded on 02/21/2012 for the course MSEC 7102 taught by Professor Myers during the Fall '09 term at Texas State.

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