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The Geometry of Art and Life 1946

by Matila Ghyka

  • 327 Want to read
  • 16 Currently reading

Published by Kessinger Publishing, LLC .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Theory of art,
  • Art,
  • Art & Art Instruction,
  • Criticism,
  • Art / Criticism

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages192
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8464426M
    ISBN 101417978325
    ISBN 109781417978328
    OCLC/WorldCa64386430

    The Geometry of Art and Life by Matila Ghyka. Dover Publications, Incorporated, Paperback. Good. Disclaimer:A copy that has been read, but remains in clean condition. All pages are intact, and the cover is intact. The spine may show signs of wear. Pages can include limited notes and highlighting, and the copy can include previous owner inscriptions. 2 days ago  Art and Geometry by Ivins, William M., Jr., unknown edition, Open Library is an initiative of the Internet Archive, a (c)(3) non-profit, building a digital library of Internet sites and other cultural artifacts in digital projects include the Wayback Machine, and

    ISBN: OCLC Number: Notes: Orig. pub. Description: pages: Contents: I. Proportion in space and time golden section rical shapes on the plane rical shapes in space regular partitions on the plane and in space geometry of life transmission of geometrical symbols and plans --VIII. The Geometry of Art and Life: Matila Ghyka: The Geometry of Art and Life: Matila Ghyka: Books - Try Prime. Your Store Deals Store Gift Cards Sell Help en fran ais. Shop. Matila Ghyka - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia - Grave of Matila Ghyka and his wife in Esth tique des proportions dans la nature et dans les arts ( The Geometry of Art and Life (

      However, William M. Ivins, Jr. studied the art of the Greeks and also their geometry. In his book, "Art and Geometry: A Study in Spatial Intuitions," Ivins creates a controversial study to the above myth. According to Ivins, the Greeks were "tactile minded," meaning that they created works of art that were perceived through the sense of touch. Description of the book "The Geometry of Art and Life": For the philosopher, scientist, archaeologist, art historian, biologist, poet and artist, as well as the general reader who wants to understand more about the fascinating properties of numbers and geometry, and their relationship to art and life, this is a thought-provoking book.


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The Geometry of Art and Life, Cited by: For the philosopher, scientist, archaeologist, art historian, biologist, poet, and artist as well as the general reader who wants to understand more about the fascinating properties of numbers and geometry, and their relationship to art and life, this is a thought-provoking book.4/5(3).

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This book would be a fine companion to Cook's "The Curves of Life," fleshing out the concepts presented there. This little book is a gem -- there is a tremendous amount of information packed into its pages, yet it is understandable to the layperson. And it is aptly titled. It truly is about "The Geometry of Art and Life."Reviews: world around Geometry of Art and Life is a genuine math book that is valuable for all sorts of thinkers, artists included.

In the popular Dover reprint that I read, almost half of the page book is dedicated to illustrative plates. Roughly a third of the book is full with formulas, equations, and.

The Geometry of Art and Life () (translated into Chinese) Tour d'horizon philosophique () A Practical Handbook of Geometry and Design () Philosophie et Mystique du nombre () (translated into Serbian, Spanish, Romanian) Couleur du monde (1: Escales de ma jeunesse (), 2: Heureux qui comme Ulysse ()) (translated into Romanian).

This classic study probes the geometric interrelationships between art and life in discussions ranging from dissertations by Plato, Pythagoras, and Archimedes to examples of modern architecture and art. Other topics include the Golden Section, geometrical shapes on the plane, geometrical shapes in space, crystal lattices, and other fascinating subjects.

80 plates and 64 figures. Additional Physical Format: Online version: Ghyka, Matila C. (Matila Costiescu), Geometry of art and life. New York, Sheed and Ward, Download Full The Geometry Of Art And Life Book in PDF, EPUB, Mobi and All Ebook Format.

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(Matila Costiescu), Publication date   The Geometry of Art and Life Novem and it is the analysis of these figures both in art and nature that forms the core of Professor Ghyka’s book. He also shows this geometry at work in living organisms.

The ample illustrations and figures give concrete examples of the author’s analysis: the Great Pyramid and tomb of Rameses. The Geometry of Art and Life Paperback – Octo by Matila Ghyka (Author) out of 5 stars 1 rating. See all formats and editions Hide other formats and editions.

Price New from Used from Hardcover "Please retry" $ $ $ Paperback "Please retry" $ $ —4/5(1). 2 days ago  Art and Geometry by Ivins, William M., Jr.,Harvard University Press edition, in English. Collect Rare and Out-of-Print Books. As one of the premier rare book sites on the Internet, Alibris has thousands of rare books, first editions, and signed books available.

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