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The Resource Symmetry : Through the Eyes of Old Masters

Symmetry : Through the Eyes of Old Masters

Label
Symmetry : Through the Eyes of Old Masters
Title
Symmetry
Title remainder
Through the Eyes of Old Masters
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
"A large range of symmetries in art is presented through clear and aesthetically outstanding examples of historical ornaments. Compendious comments illustrate the selected photographic material by addressing the interested and specialist"--
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Assigning source
Provided by publisher
Cataloging source
IDEBK
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Makovicky, E
Dewey number
701/.8
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
N7431
LC item number
.M35 2016eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Symmetry (Art)
  • Crystallography
  • Symmetry
  • Repetitive patterns (Decorative arts)
  • Decoration and ornament
  • ART
  • Crystallography
  • Decoration and ornament
  • Repetitive patterns (Decorative arts)
  • Symmetry
  • Symmetry (Art)
Label
Symmetry : Through the Eyes of Old Masters
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Acknowledgments ; Contents ; Introduction ; 1 Fundamentalcategories ; 1.1 Symmetries of finite objects: Zero-dimensionalornaments ; 1.2 Friezes and guilloche ; 2 The convenient start: Plane groups of symmetry ; 3 Intertwined patterns: Layer groups of symmetry
  • 4 Two-colored periodic ornamentation 5 Polychromatic patterns ; 6 Beyond 2D groups: Hypersymmetry, superstructures, two symmetries in one pattern, the "order-disorder" patterns, homothety and similarity, inversion and nonlinear patterns ; 6.1 Hypersymmetry
  • 6.2 Superstructures and designs with several levels 6.3 Two or more symmetries in one pattern ; 6.4 Twinning ; 6.5 The "order-disorder" patterns ; 6.6 Homologous series ; 6.7 Inversion in a circle ; 6.8 Homothety and similarity ; 6.9 Chirality, enantiomorphs, hands
  • 6.10 The nonlinear art of Hans Hinterreiter 7 Quasiperiodic patterns ; 8 Fractals and fractal character ; 9 Style and symmetry -- symmetry and style ; References ; Index
Control code
956998031
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (260)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9783110417159
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
illustrations
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
947531
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)956998031
Label
Symmetry : Through the Eyes of Old Masters
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Acknowledgments ; Contents ; Introduction ; 1 Fundamentalcategories ; 1.1 Symmetries of finite objects: Zero-dimensionalornaments ; 1.2 Friezes and guilloche ; 2 The convenient start: Plane groups of symmetry ; 3 Intertwined patterns: Layer groups of symmetry
  • 4 Two-colored periodic ornamentation 5 Polychromatic patterns ; 6 Beyond 2D groups: Hypersymmetry, superstructures, two symmetries in one pattern, the "order-disorder" patterns, homothety and similarity, inversion and nonlinear patterns ; 6.1 Hypersymmetry
  • 6.2 Superstructures and designs with several levels 6.3 Two or more symmetries in one pattern ; 6.4 Twinning ; 6.5 The "order-disorder" patterns ; 6.6 Homologous series ; 6.7 Inversion in a circle ; 6.8 Homothety and similarity ; 6.9 Chirality, enantiomorphs, hands
  • 6.10 The nonlinear art of Hans Hinterreiter 7 Quasiperiodic patterns ; 8 Fractals and fractal character ; 9 Style and symmetry -- symmetry and style ; References ; Index
Control code
956998031
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (260)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9783110417159
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
illustrations
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
947531
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)956998031

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