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A Treatise on Mirrors Attributed to Matteo Zaccolini (2018)

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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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