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ANTIQUE COLOR WHEELS ~ ~ The story of the Color Wheel is a very interesting one which I would strongly suggest reading over at Imprint, for a full history class. But in the meantime here are visuals that are most appealing to me. All of these antique color wheels and color cards were hand made in the 16th, 17th and 18th Century! I would love one of these!

ANTIQUE COLOR WHEELS ~ ~ The story of the Color Wheel is a very interesting one which I would strongly suggest reading over at Imprint, for a full history class. But in the meantime here are visuals that are most appealing to me. All of these antique color wheels and color cards were hand made in the 16th, 17th and 18th Century! I would love one of these!

Bauhaus color study

Bauhaus color study

Charles Hayter: A New Practical Treatise on the Three Primitive Colours, London, 1830.

Charles Hayter: A New Practical Treatise on the Three Primitive Colours, London, 1830.

Colour swatches from 1807

Colour swatches from 1807

Charles Hayter, A New Practical Treatise on the Three Primitive Colours…, London, 1830

Charles Hayter, A New Practical Treatise on the Three Primitive Colours…, London, 1830

Mayerne’s experiments with pigments, Sloane MS 2052, f. 81v. The Mayerne manuscript is a fascinating compilation of writings and observations on painting and the technology and chemistry of art by Sir Theodore de Mayerne (b. 1573, d. 1655). It is an invaluable record of the seventeenth-century ‘medical arts’: the application of scientific methodologies to the study of artistic techniques, and the contribution that painting could make to the development of chemical…

Mayerne’s experiments with pigments, Sloane MS 2052, f. 81v. The Mayerne manuscript is a fascinating compilation of writings and observations on painting and the technology and chemistry of art by Sir Theodore de Mayerne (b. 1573, d. 1655). It is an invaluable record of the seventeenth-century ‘medical arts’: the application of scientific methodologies to the study of artistic techniques, and the contribution that painting could make to the development of chemical…

colors handwriting.

colors handwriting.

Medieval color chart

Medieval color chart

the Luttrell Psalter, medieval manuscript,1325-1340 (detail)

the Luttrell Psalter, medieval manuscript,1325-1340 (detail)

Scotland winter

Scotland winter