Multifractal comparison of the painting techniques of adults and children

  title={Multifractal comparison of the painting techniques of adults and children},
  author={Jonas R. Mureika and M. S. Fairbanks and R. P. Taylor},
  booktitle={Electronic Imaging},
Statistical analysis of art, particularly of the abstract genre, is becoming an increasingly important tool for understanding the image creation process. We present a multifractal clustering analysis of non-representational images painted by adults and children using a 'pouring' technique. The effective dimensions (D0) are measured for each, as is the associated multifractal depth ▵D = D0 - DOO. It is shown that children create paintings whose dimensions D0 are less than those created by adults… Expand
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