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The Resource Bright earth : the invention of colour, Philip Ball

Bright earth : the invention of colour, Philip Ball

Label
Bright earth : the invention of colour
Title
Bright earth
Title remainder
the invention of colour
Statement of responsibility
Philip Ball
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Where does colour come from? How have artists found new hues, and how have these influenced their work. Rich in anecdote, ranging from the ancient Greeks to the present day, 'Bright Earth' reveals how art is more of a science and science more of an art than might be supposed
Cataloging source
StDuBDS
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1962-
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Ball, Philip
Dewey number
  • 701.8'5
  • A 758.4 B
  • 701.85
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • portraits
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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  • Color in art
  • Color
  • Colors
  • Artists' materials
  • Art and Design
Label
Bright earth : the invention of colour, Philip Ball
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Originally published: London: Viking, 2001
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 408-416) and index
Control code
9780099507130
Dimensions
20 cm.
Extent
xiv, 434 p., [16] p. of plates
Isbn
9780099507130
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Other physical details
ill. (chiefly col.), col. ports.
Label
Bright earth : the invention of colour, Philip Ball
Publication
Note
Originally published: London: Viking, 2001
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 408-416) and index
Control code
9780099507130
Dimensions
20 cm.
Extent
xiv, 434 p., [16] p. of plates
Isbn
9780099507130
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Other physical details
ill. (chiefly col.), col. ports.

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