The Renaissance Perspective
The Lost Secret of the Old Masters
"The mathematician's patterns, like the painter's or the poet's must be beautiful; the ideas like the colours or the words, must fit together in a harmonious way. Beauty is the first test: there is no permanent place in the world for ugly mathematics." G. H. Hardy
The geometrical analyses explain how the key masters of perspective approached the issue of three-dimensional representation. Individual analysis will be presented in order of completion.