Royal Style: Transformational Geometry
 
 
Reflection  < page 8 >
In mathematics we can create an image like this by reflection. In this case it is not a perfect reflection. The images do not mirror each other exactly. But it is close enough to see that the artist is making use of the reflection idea. In the case of this double pot, we would say that the image is reflected around the Y axis. What would it look like if it had been reflected around the X axis?

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Figure 8 Pots

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