Yale Center for British Art
Title:
Tools of the imagination : drawing tools and technologies from the eighteenth century to the present / Susan C. Piedmont-Palladino, editor.
Published/Created:
New York : Princeton Architectural Press, c2007.

Physical Description:
xi, 124 p. : ill. (some col.) ; 25 cm.
Collection:
Reference Library
Copyright Status:
Copyright Information
Related Content:
Table of contents only http://www.loc.gov/catdir/toc/ecip0612/2006012497.html
Classification:
Books
Notes:
Includes bibliographical references (p. 120-121).
Contents:
Foreword -- Preface -- Introduction -- Circles and spheres -- The line -- The lead pencil: lever of the architect's imagination -- The geometry of art -- Light and shadow -- Perspective -- Design tools: a collector's perspective and an architect's odyssey -- Copying -- From model to drawing to building -- Erasing or deleting -- Imagination and building beyond tools -- Conclusion: improvisations, instruments, and algorithms -- Bibliography and additional sources -- Contributor biographies.
Subject Terms:
Architectural drawing -- Technique. | Drawing instruments.
Contributors:
Piedmont-Palladino, Susan.