Bird's-eye views: from Hollar to the London Eye

Bold, John A. (2010) Bird's-eye views: from Hollar to the London Eye. London Journal, 35 (3). pp. 225-235. ISSN 0305-8034

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Although the opening of the London Eye has made the bird's-eye view of the capital accessible to all, London is now obviously too large to grasp in its entirety. But even in the time of Hollar, the depiction of the whole was illusory. This article presents a brief summary of depictions of London from elevated viewpoints.

Item Type: Article
Subjects: University of Westminster > Architecture and the Built Environment > Architecture and the Built Environment, School of (No longer in use)
Depositing User: Miss Nina Watts
Date Deposited: 19 Apr 2011 11:35
Last Modified: 19 Apr 2011 11:35

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