The contributors—Svetlana Alpers, Samuel Y. Edgerton, Jr., Ulla Ehrensvard, Juergen Schulz, James A. Welu, and David Woodward—examine the historical links between art and cartography from varied perspectives.
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Illustrated with 34 color plates and 193 halftones, Art and Cartography illuminates the complex intermingling of art and science that is found in the map and in mapmaking throughout history and suggests new perspectives on many methodological and philosophical questions about the relation between art and science, between fine and applied art. Students of map history and art history, map collectors, cartographers will all welcome this book as a necessary benchmark in writing on the rapprochement of art and cartography.About the Author:
David Woodward is professor of geography at the University of Wisconsin, Madison.
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