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perspective noun definition in Describing art topic from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary

perspective

 noun: Describing art topic
[uncountable] the art of creating an effect of depth and distance in a picture by representing people and things that are far away as being smaller than those that are nearer the front The artist plays with perspective to confuse the eye. We learnt how to draw buildings in perspective. The tree on the left is out of perspective.