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A Treatise on Mirrors Attributed to Matteo Zaccolini (2018)


A short discourse on concave mirrors, Apparenze diverse del Specchio Concavo, among the papers of Cassiano dal Pozzo at Montpellier, is here attributed to Matteo Zaccolini, a Theatine perspective painter in Rome with a reputation for his mastery of optics. A transcription and translation of the treatise are also included.

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Authors & Contributors
Chen-Morris, Raz
Violet Moller
Richard Bean
Mainz, Vera V.
Megan Piorko
Sarah Lang
Sudhoffs Archiv: Zeitschrift fuer Wissenschaftsgeschichte
Signum: revista da ABREM
Science and Education
Nuncius: Annali di Storia della Scienza
Ambix: Journal of the Society for the History of Alchemy and Chemistry
Springer International Publishing
Zone Books
W. W. Norton & Co.
Pennsylvania State University Press
Oxford University Press
Science and art
Kepler, Johannes
Vermeer, Johannes
Leeuwenhoek, Antoni van
Taylor, Brook
Stevin, Simon
Time Periods
17th century
18th century
15th century
16th century
Baghdad (Iraq)
Salerno (Italy)
Córdoba (Spain)
Toledo (Spain)
London (England)

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