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Ben Johnson: An Artist’s Perspective

Take a tour of the collection with artist Ben Johnson – discover how painters throughout history have constructed architecture and space.

Antonello da Messina, 'Saint Jerome in his Study', about 1475

Ben Johnson: An Artist's Perspective
Antonella da Messina, 'Saint Jerome in his Study' – 2 mins 17 secs

Ben Johnson explains how Antonella employed mathematics and divine proportion to create an image that transcends the material world.

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