Larry Riddle, Agnes Scott College

Inside

Animation

Start the construction of the Lévy Tapestry with a square. The iteration steps for the Lévy dragon are repeated on each of the four sides of the square with the initial triangle motif placed inside the square.

12 Iterations

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(12 Iterations)

You can see how each of the four copies (up to the 12th iteration) of the Lévy dragon fills the tapestry by clicking on the buttons to the left.

L-system

Animation

Angle 45

Axiom F++F++F++F

F —> +F−−F+

Axiom F++F++F++F

F —> +F−−F+

- Lauwerier, Hans.
*Fractals: Endlessly Repeated Geometric Figures*, Princeton University Press, 1991, pp. 45-48 (translated by Sophia Gill-Hoffstadt).