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Like Wilson’s huntsman who knows which ‘places’ will yield him game, Touchstone and his fellow courtiers know what types of argument have their ‘assign’d and native dwellingplace’ in Arden and where to look for them. 37 Something similar transpires in Shakespeare’s forest. 2, one of Duke Senior’s attendants relates how he and ‘my Lord of Amiens’ spied on Jaques as he lay Under an oak, whose antique root peeps out Upon the brook that brawls along this wood, To the which place a poor sequest’red stag, 16 Vision and Rhetoric in Shakespeare That from the hunter’s aim had ta’en a hurt, Did come to languish.
2, when the idea of the mock courtship is broached. Rosalind, impersonating Ganymede who in turn claims to be relaying the opinions of his ‘old religious uncle’, offers to rid Orlando of his lovesickness by the same methods he once used to cure another ‘fancy-monger’: He was to imagine me his love, his mistress; and I set him every day to woo me. At which time would I, being but a moonish youth, grieve, be effeminate, changeable, longing and liking, proud, fantastical, apish, shallow, inconstant, full of tears, full of smiles; for every passion something, and for no passion truly anything, as boys and women are for the most part cattle of this colour; would now like him, now loathe him; then entertain him, then foreswear him … that I drave my suitor from his mad humor of love to a living humor of madness … and this way will I take upon me to wash your liver as clean as a sound sheep’s heart that there shall not be one spot of love in’t.
6 The ‘tiers points’ method, on the other hand, supplemented the central vanishing point of the costruzione leggitima with two ‘distance points’, usually placed on the lateral margins of the painting, which functioned as the point of convergence for lines lying at 45 degrees to its surface. Apart from providing a simpler route to constructing the pavimento, this system encouraged a return to the slanting space and forms set at an oblique angle to the picture plane that had been largely displaced by the frontal, rectilinear compositions favoured by Albertian perspective.