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Journal for Geometry and Graphics 19 (2015), No. 1, 093--105
Copyright Heldermann Verlag 2015



Designed Spaces and Constructed Spaces. The Curtain of the Court Theatre and its Analogies with the Royal Palace of Caserta

Nicola Pisacane
Dipartimento di Architettura e Disegno Industriale, Seconda UniversitÓ degli Studi di Napoli, Monastero di San Lorenzo ad Septimum, 81031 Aversa (Caserta), Italy
nicola.pisacane@unina2.it



This article focuses on research carried out on a little known feature of the Royal Palace of Caserta. The study analyses the perspective image on the large piece of fabric which was originally used as the curtain in the Court Theatre of the palace. The aim was to reconstruct the space portrayed on the curtain and its spatial and symbolic relationships with the constructed space of the Royal Palace.

Keywords: Perspective, reconstruction, Royal Palace of Caserta, Royal Theatre in Caserta

MSC: 51N05; 00A66

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