Gauguin- “D’où Venons Nous?”

  • Here is Gauguin’s "D'où Venons Nous?”. A geometrical analysis will show the origins of the composition and the underlying structure.

Carpaccio- Saint George and the Dragon

  • Here is Carpaccio’s painting of Saint George and the Dragon.

Limbourg Brothers- Tres Riches Heures of Jean de Berry

  • Here is Charles Bouleau’s analysis of a miniature from the Tres Riches Heures of Jean de Berry, made by the Limbourg Brothers early in the fifteenth century.

Piero di Cosimo- The Visitation

  • Here is the Visitation scene painted by Piero di Cosimo.

Mondrian- Broadway Boogie-Woogie

  • Here is the Broadway Boogie-Woogie by Piet Mondrian.


  • Here is an anonymous Italian Renaissance painting of an ideal city painting now preserved at the Walters Gallery in Baltimore. Its width is considerably greater than its height.


The geometry of Hopper’s “Nighthawks” is surprisingly lucid.

Here once again is the first phase…