Machine Drawing a Machine

Via Pablogarcia

A CNC machine draws each drawing in ink on Stonehenge artist’s paper.  Twelve plates plus machine-drawn frontispiece.

 

Plates Drawn:
“Dürer’s Door”, Albrecht Dürer, 1525
Machine for Orthographic Projection, Hans Lencker, 1571
“Perspectograph” (Perspective Device), Baldassare Lanci, 1583
Projection Device, Ludovico Cigoli, 1600-13
Pantograph, Christoph Scheiner, 1608
“A verie easie way to describe a Towne or Castle being within the full sight thereof”, John Bate, 1634
Portable “Picture Box” Camera Obscura, Sir Robert Hooke, 1694
Machine for Anamorphosis, Jacob Leupold, 1713
Perspectograph, Johann Heinrich Lambert, 1752
Camera Lucida, William Hyde Wollaston, 1803
Profile Machine, Carl Augustus Schmalcalder, 1806
Drum Plotter “560”, Calcomp Technology, Inc. 1959

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