Perspective in ART
Think about the art work pictured to the left by the Japenese artist Okumura Masanobu.
“Large Perspective Picture of a Second-Floor Parlor in the New Yoshiwara, Looking Toward the Embankment”
(1745), a hand-colored woodcut by Okumura Masanobu that uses European one-point perspective.
Other images by Okumura Masanobu online:
The Art Institute of Chicago, The Metropolitan Museum of Art
Biography of Okumura Masanobu from the Allen Memorial Art Museum of Oberlin College
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