lenti

10:37 May 30, 2019
Italian to French translations [PRO]
Art/Literary - Art, Arts & Crafts, Painting
Italian term or phrase: lenti
Il dipinto, tutto sommato, è in buone condizioni e si possono apprezzare, dunque, le incredibili finezze ottiche che l'autore sparge a piene mani, e in primis le ombre portate che tengono conto della fonte di luce realmente esistente, e cioè la bifora che sovrasta l'antico altare; (…) non è affatto casuale che il maestro abbia dipinto a trompe-l'oeil, sulla destra, un paio di lenti attaccate a un chiodo: un'esplicita dichiarazione di poetica” (Donati 2004, p.45, nota 36).

(decorazione della cappella di Santa Margherita, catedrale di Costanza)
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4 +1besicles (clouantes)
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besicles (clouantes)


Explanation:
Besicles clouantes ou "clouantes" :
"Les premières besicles (lunettes sans branches qui se fixent sur le nez), apparaissent à Venise à la fin du XIIIe siècle.(...)Symbole d’érudition, ces « clouants » sont représentés dans de nombreuses œuvres"

http://e-cours-arts-plastiques.com/petite-histoire-des-lunet...

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agree  JohnMcDove: Pince-nez aussi? https://fr.wikipedia.org/wiki/Binocle
3 hrs
  -> Merci ! Pince-nez et binocle sont d'usage plus récent (pas avant le XVII je crois)
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