San Marco dragon

The San Marco dragon is a Julia setMathworldPlanetmath ( produced by


Like other on the horizontal center line of the Mandelbrot setMathworldPlanetmath, the San Marco dragon is symmetrical around its horizontal axis, but this particular set reminded Benoît Mandelbrot of St. Mark’s cathedral in Venice (and its reflectionMathworldPlanetmath in the canal) more than the others.


  • 1 H. Lauwerier, translated by Sophia Gill-Hoffstädt. FractalsMathworldPlanetmath: Endlessly Repeated Geometric Figures Princeton: Princeton University Press (1991): 144
Title San Marco dragon
Canonical name SanMarcoDragon
Date of creation 2013-03-22 17:15:54
Last modified on 2013-03-22 17:15:54
Owner PrimeFan (13766)
Last modified by PrimeFan (13766)
Numerical id 5
Author PrimeFan (13766)
Entry type Example
Classification msc 28A80