De Symmetria. . . and Underweysung der Messung - 1538 - Dürer, Albrecht Sacred geometry <3

and Underweysung der Messung - 1538 - Dürer, Albrecht Sacred geometry

Albrecht Duerer - De Symmetria

Albrecht Durer's _He is important for the history of graphic design in that he spent considerable time on the geometry of letters as well as book design. Best known of the books on the geometry of letters is Dürer’s “A Course on the Art of Measurement”.

GERMANY: Albrecht Durer, woodcut from De Symmetria Partium Humanorum Corpsorum, 1532. De Symmetria is Dürer’s beautifully illustrated study of the measurements and proportions of the human form.

Title- woodcut from De Symmetria Partium Humanorum Artist- Albrecht Durer Date- 1532 Material- wood Technique- woodcut press Use- Shows Durer principles of drawing

Pages from Albrecht Duerer famous book on design fundamentals: "De Symmetria" (Unterweysung der Messung), 1525

A tutorial website in which the history of visual communication is covered from cave paintings to the present day digital systems.

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