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Claude glass

Harold Osborne

in The Oxford Companion to Western Art

Published in print January 2001 | ISBN: 9780198662037
Published online January 2003 | e-ISBN: 9780191727597
Claude glass

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a small black convex glass used for reflecting landscapes in miniature. It abstracts the artist's subject from its surroundings, simplifies

Reference Entry.  190 words. 

Subjects: History of Art

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