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The Claude glass

Arnaud Maillet

The Claude glass

use and meaning of the black mirror in western art

by Arnaud Maillet

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Published by Zone Books, Distributed byThe MIT Press in New York, Cambridge, Mass .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Claude glasses,
  • Technique,
  • Reflection (Optics),
  • Landscape painting

  • Edition Notes

    Other titlesUse and meaning of the black mirror in western art
    StatementArnaud Maillet ; translated by Jeff Fort
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsND1505 .M3513 2009
    The Physical Object
    Pagination306 p.
    Number of Pages306
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL27113177M
    ISBN 10189095148X
    ISBN 109781890951481
    OCLC/WorldCa262881427

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    Sep 03,  · The convex shape of the frame brushed background objects into the far distance and the tinted glass softened the reflected tones in order to make settings look like the paintings of the popular 17 th century French artist, Claude Lorraine. You can still buy Claude Glass . The Claude glass is an intriguing device used by painters and nature enthusiasts alike. In this lesson, we'll explore the use of the Claude glass and see how it impacted 18th-century England.

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Maillet is out of the limits of professional academic research. The very short chapters filled with heterogeneous thesis and arbitrary pictures and diagrams evade a clear art-historian or philosophical approach of the Claude Glasse's use for artists in the 18th century/5(6).

Set in the Radnorshire hills, close to the English border, Tom Bullough's The Claude Glass tells the story of Andrew, feral child of a squalid Welsh farm, and Robin, son of Good Life English A gift of an idea for a novelist, but one that's largely wasted on this slight and disappointing book/5.

Written with a lyricism and freshness that echoes the early work of Ian McEwan, Esther Freud or Bruce Chatwin, 'The Claude Glass' draws you into the lives of its startling characters and their inescapable romance with nature.

Read more Read less Discover Prime Book Box for KidsAuthor: Tom Bullough. Mar 01,  · Tom Bullough grew up in a hill farm in Radnorshire - the setting of The Claude Glass - and now lives in the Cambrian mountains. He has written three novels; his first, A, was published by Sort Of Books in and is latest, Konstantin, is published by Penguin in Author: Tom Bullough.

Claude Glass. In this first full-length study of a largely forgotten optical device from the eighteenth century, Arnaud Maillet reconfigures our historical understanding of visual experience and meaning in relation to notions of opacity, transparency, and imagination/5.

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In this first full-length study of a largely forgotten optical device from the eighteenth-century, Maillet reconfigures our historical understanding of visual experience and meaning in relation to notions of opacity, transparency, and ducklakebooks.com: A Claude glass (or black mirror) is a small mirror, slightly convex in shape, with its surface tinted a dark colour.

Bound up like a pocket-book or in a carrying case, Claude glasses were used by artists, travelers and connoisseurs of landscape and landscape painting. Claude glasses have the effect of reducing and simplifying the colour and tonal range of scenes and scenery to give them a painterly.

Arnaud Maillet is an art historian who received his doctorate at the University of Paris I. The Claude Glass is his first ducklakebooks.com: Arnaud Maillet.

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Art historian Maillet's in-depth, groundbreaking study focuses on the rare tools used by artists, magicians, and conjurers since the 18th century in Europe known as the Claude Glass and Claude.

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