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earth/cube (with six square faces; figure 20b)
earth/cube (with six square faces; figure 20b)
mixed media on canvas
72 x 72"

The five Platonic solids are the only geometric solids that share the following properties: 1) all of the faces within one solid are identical and equilateral, and 2) each solid can be circumscribed by a sphere with all its vertices lying on the sphere.