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New Technology Brings New Life to Art History: The Piero Project Story


TitleNew Technology Brings New Life to Art History: The Piero Project Story
Publication TypeConference Paper
Year of Publication2009
AuthorsAlexander, K., Lavin M. A., Tecchia F., & Carrozzino M.
Secondary TitleMuseums and the Web 2009. Proceedings
Conference Start DateApril 15-18, 200
PublisherArchives & Museum Informatics
Place PublishedIndianapolis, Indiana, USA
EditorTrant, J., & Bearman D.
Keywords3D graphics, art, Demonstration, fresco painting, interactive, Piero della Francesco, virtual reality, Web 3D
Abstract

We identify the art historical reasons for seeking to develop a 3-D, interactive, walk-through computer model for one of the greatest works of the Italian Early Renaissance. We further describe how the problem was solved and how it was made available to the public at large on-line.

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