Symmetry Through the Ages
This gallery is all about the beauty of symmetry, and works of art that greatly demonstrate it.
A rotating piece of art that is consistently symmetrical no matter how you spin it.
It is like an almost fortress symmetry, its perfect.y designed.
A vase that show that nature has as consistent of a pattern as the vase itself.
A human of symmetry, with the power of royalty to add to his God-ness.
Strange yet charming, the body and purposeful math of a labyrinth.
A shield like design, it is intentionally symmetrical.
Power being displayed, with a uniform structure to give it a more official presence.
A creature that has the equal proportions of a human, possibly a monkey.
A perfect human form complimented by a perfect set of clothing and jewelry.
Terrifying a powerful, a carefully constructed pendulum of death hanging from the monsters face.
A mythological pendant showing how even the Gods valued symmetry.
An incredibly exaggerated level of human symmetry, its what we all strive for.
The Egyptians new that a king must be given a flawless burial, which starts with a flawless coffin.
A different kind of symmetry, its like a perfect globe.
The original bathroom curtain, it set the precedent of showering in a symmetrical embrace.
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This user gallery has been created by an independent third party and may not always represent the views of the institutions, listed below, who have supplied the content.
National Gallery of Australia, Canberra
Museo Nacional de Antropología, México
National Museum of Korea
The Art Institute of Chicago
Museum of Fine Arts, Budapest
Kunsthistorisches Museum Wien
Museo del Oro, Bogotá
Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum
Museo Arqueológico Nacional
Pergamonmuseum, Staatliche Museen zu Berlin
Musée du quai Branly - Jacques Chirac
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