Keeping Things in Perspective

Observing the Element of Perspective

Perspective of gardens, Jacques Rousseau, Around 1674, From the collection of: Palace of Versailles
I chose this piece because the one point perspective gives the illusion your looking into a hallway
Hexascape40, Zu, Doyang, 2011, From the collection of: Korean Art Museum Association
I choose this piece because I love how on the right side of the page your eye is lead into one perspective and on the left side you are taken into another
Fifty-Three Stations of the Tokaido Hoeido Edition “Yui (Satta Pass)”, Utagawa Hiroshige, 1833, From the collection of: Shizuoka city Tokaido Hiroshige Museum of Art
I choose this piece because the perspective of the paintings makes you feel as if you are looking over the ledge into the ocean
The Starry Night, Vincent van Gogh, 1889, From the collection of: MoMA The Museum of Modern Art
I choose this piece because of the perspective that Van Gogh uses to depict his scene is non tradional but makes this piece unique to himself.
Delightful Land (Te Nave Nave Fenua), Paul Gauguin, 1892, From the collection of: Ohara Museum of Art
The perspective in this painting makes the girl seem as if she is infront of everything else.
Rescued Doolittle Raiders, Jack Wilkes, 1945-08, From the collection of: LIFE Photo Collection
The one point perspective in this image gives you the effect of the soldiers draws you into the plane itself
Vietnam Moratorium In Washington D.C., Charles Phillips, 1969-10-15, From the collection of: LIFE Photo Collection
This image uses atmospheric perspective to give the Whitehouse the effect of being far in the background
Nyc Celebration Of Paris Liberation, Herbert Gehr, 1944-08-24, From the collection of: LIFE Photo Collection
This picture uses a bird eye view perspective of NYC and lets you see the hustle and bustle of the city.
Lady Bird Johnson Visits, H. Humphrey Headquaters Washington D.C., Charles Phillips, 1968-09-25, From the collection of: LIFE Photo Collection
The picture's perspective is taken from behind the lady on the bottom right
Hubert Humphrey Campaign, Arthur Rickerby, 1968-06-30, From the collection of: LIFE Photo Collection
The table in this picture leads you to the main person in this picture Hurbert Humphrey.
Mural by Banksy, Banksy, From the collection of: Global Street Art Foundation
By adding the horizontal fence looking thing at the bottom gives you the perspective that the items are behind it
Mural by Jorge Rodriguez-Gerada, Jorge Rodriguez-Gerada, 2012/2014, From the collection of: Global Street Art Foundation
I choose this picture because the perspective used in this photo is unbelievable.
Nyc Celebration Of Paris Liberation, Herbert Gehr, 1944-08-24, From the collection of: LIFE Photo Collection
Mural by Unknown, Unknown, 2011, From the collection of: Global Street Art Foundation
I choose this photo because I love the one point perspective of this graffiti piece
Mural by Aeon, Tizer, Base 23, Reka, Run Dscreet, Aeon, 2012/2014, From the collection of: Global Street Art Foundation
I choose this picture because the fish eye effect makes the viewers perspective change and makes the bridge look as if its coming out at you
Mural by Above, Alo, Above, 2012/2014, From the collection of: Global Street Art Foundation
Mural by Aeon, Tizer, Base 23, Reka, Run Dscreet, Aeon, 2012/2014, From the collection of: Global Street Art Foundation
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