Allegory of Geometry

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A heavily robed female figure holds for display a sheet of paper upon which are geometric drawings. In the figure's left hand are a right angle and a compass. A globe, a serpent, an obilisk, a carved sarcophagus, and a sphinx round out the composition.

Creator(s): La Hyre, Laurent de
Creation Date: 1649~  
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UNT College of Visual Arts + Design
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Creator (Artist):
La Hyre, Laurent de

French; 1606-1656;

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Publisher Name: Scholars Resource, Inc.
Place of Publication: Wheat Ridge, Colorado
Date(s):
  • Creation: 1649~
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Date
1649~  
Description:

A heavily robed female figure holds for display a sheet of paper upon which are geometric drawings. In the figure's left hand are a right angle and a compass. A globe, a serpent, an obilisk, a carved sarcophagus, and a sphinx round out the composition.

Physical Description:

1 art original : oil paint on canvas

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UNT College of Visual Arts + Design
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Identifier:
  • LOCAL-CONT-NO: tol00999
  • ARK: ark:/67531/metadc31262
Resource Type: Artwork
Format: Image
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Access: Use restricted to UNT Community
License: Copyright
Holder: Scholars Resource, Inc.
Statement: Copyright 2009, Scholars Resource, Inc. All Rights Reserved.