• Paolo Uccello, Florentine painter, master of perspective

    7 monthes ago - By Chez Namaste Nancy

    Young man in flat profile, but his mazzocchio looking very 3-dimensional because it's painted by Paolo Uccello, master of perspective.
    Paolo Uccello's Battle of San Romano, 1436. Violence fascinatingly held in check by perspective. Genius painting.
    The Battle of San Romano is a set of three paintings by the Florentine painter Paolo Uccello depicting events that took place at the Battle of San Romano between Florentine and Sienese forces in 1432. They are significant as revealing the development of linear perspective in early Italian Renaissance painting, and are unusual as a major secular...
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