How it would have delighted the heart of Claude Lorrain, the painter of idyllic scenes and the master of aerial perspective!
To gain the full glory of the long aisles in their aerial perspective, the Abbey should be seen from the far end of the Nave.
Woodcutting, in Durer's days, had reached no delicacy capable of expressing subtle detail or aerial perspective.
Jan van Eyck also introduced improvements in linear and aerial perspective, and in painting upon glass.
It was a mere falsification of the law of aerial perspective, but it startled, almost terrified me.
These results have a direct bearing upon what artists call 'aerial perspective.'
He looked at it for a minute contemptuously, then turned away: “Ah, I see that man did not know much about aerial perspective!”
aerial perspective has not been sufficiently attended to by the painters of pictorial backgrounds.
All that time had passed in the contemplation of church preferment, with the aerial perspective lighted by a visionary mitre.
They had332 not the least glimmering of what we call chiaroscuro or of aerial perspective.