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camera obscura

Ian Chilvers

in The Oxford Dictionary of Art

Third edition

Published in print January 2004 | ISBN: 9780198604761
Published online January 2004 | e-ISBN: 9780191727627
camera obscura

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(Latin: ‘dark chamber’).

An apparatus that projects the image of an object or scene onto a sheet of paper or

Reference Entry.  219 words. 

Subjects: Art

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