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air/octahedron (with eight triangular faces; figure 20a)
air/octahedron (with eight triangular faces; figure 20a)
mixed media on canvas
72 x 72"

Plato used the regular geometric shapes, called the Platonic solids, to frame his discussion of the workings of the cosmos in his "Timaeus".