Structuralist art analysis of Cibber’s battle plaques on Nelson’s Column

Four bronze plaques by Cibber, on the four sides Nelson’s Column in Trafalgar Square, London, picture the four main battles of Admiral Horatio Nelson. Each plaque also expresses the standard, universal, subconscious structure of visual art, named mindprint (Furter 2014), as demonstrated below. The structure, unknown to artists and art historians, includes the standard set of twelve to sixteen archetypal features; in the standard peripheral sequence; with their eyes or focal features on an axial grid; and with limb joints or junctures at certain polar points.

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Subconscious structure in the art of Doctor Dahesh

Lebanese mystic Doctor Dahesh painted some Biblical metaphors of spiritual themes. Naturalistic figurative styling by Arabic-speaking artists is rare after the iconoclast ban imposed by Islam. Structural analysis of the work of this sage, reveals many of the universal, collective subconscious typology of attributes, in the standard sequence, on the standard ocular (eye-to-eye) axial grid, with the standard polar features marked by some limb joints, relative to the cultural Age.