Sunday, September 6, 2015

The "BIRD'S-EYE VIEW" in art

Sweden money kronor 1994 geese
BIRD'S-EYE VIEW is an elevated view of an object from above,
with a perspective as though the observer were a bird, as though the
observer had spent 20 kronor on getting very high on a giant goose.
Well who hasn't from time to time?
    
BIRD'S-EYE VIEW
      
Otto Wagner 1917 architect drawing future city
Otto Wagner 1917
    
BIRD'S-EYE VIEW
      
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John Falter illustration of city 1940s?
A 1940s?  John Falter illustration
    
BIRD'S-EYE VIEW
      
Robert Williams painting motorcycle
a Robert Williams painting, apparently phallic
    
BIRD'S-EYE VIEW
      
C.G. Evers illustration city and river birds-eye
a C.G. Evers illustration
    
BIRD'S-EYE VIEW
      
Edward Wadsworth woodcut of Rotterdam 1914
an Edward Wadsworth woodcut, 1914     
  
BIRD'S-EYE VIEW
      
large Dutch maze drawing 1927
A 1927 Dutch maze
    
BIRD'S-EYE VIEW
      
Gerardo Dottori art 1926 futurism
a 1926 futurism painting by Gerardo Dottori.
    
BIRD'S-EYE VIEW
      
1948 suburbs photo birdseye view
    
BIRD'S-EYE VIEW
      
1962 Seattle Worlds Fair Tower photo look down
the 1962 Seattle Worlds Fair Tower. 
     
    BIRD'S-EYE VIEW
      
Ronald Mcleod illustration transmission tower lineman
a Ronald Mcleod illustration      
    
BIRD'S-EYE VIEW
      
1947 birdseye view of suburbs concrete homes
1947
    
BIRD'S-EYE VIEW
      
1940 birds-eye view of neighborhood
from a 1940 magazine advertisement
    
BIRD'S-EYE VIEW
      
Ben Tolman art suburbs
artwork by Ben Tolman.        
    
TERRA FIRMA, no more birds-eye views for a while please
Rotted railroad tie - Gerry Lagendyk photograph
       

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