Perspectiva Corporum Regularium – Wentzel Jamnitzer (1508-1585)


All this artwork is actually a collaborative effort.  The engraving of these images was executed by Jost Amman (1539-1591), but based on drawings by Jamnitzer.  Credit for the imaginative geometric designs goes to Jamnitzer. Wenzel Jamnitzer (sometimes Jamitzer, or Wenzel Gemniczer) (1507/1508, Vienna — December 19, 1585) was a Northern Mannerist goldsmith, artist, and printmaker […]