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What is the difference between linear and atmospheric perspectives?

Linear perspective is created by making closer objects appear larger than farther objects, proportionate to the distance between lines that recede towards a vanishing point on (MORE)

What was the first painting based on linear perspective?

Answer   It is believed that the first painter to use linear perspective was Polygonus, in 5th Century BC Greece. We cannot be certain because Greeks painted only on wood (MORE)

Which painting offers a classic illustration of both atmospheric and linear perspective?

Many paintings offer an illustration of both atmospheric and linear perspective, I would recommend Looking at Claude Lorrain's 1648 oil painting "Embarkation of the Queen of S (MORE)

Who created linear perspective?

Linear perspective is an artistic technique which involves objects  on a canvas getting smaller as they are drawn or painted further  away from the action of the piece. It w (MORE)