March 14, 2014
loquaciousconnoisseur:

M. E. Chevreul
The Principles of Harmony and Contrast of Colours
London, 1860

loquaciousconnoisseur:

M. E. Chevreul

The Principles of Harmony and Contrast of Colours

London, 1860

(Source: onlyartists, via eclektic)

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January 18, 2014
skudge:

(by nothing special)

skudge:

(by nothing special)

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January 14, 2014

kimball-diamond-usa:

 

Early 19th century paint set.

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January 6, 2014

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January 6, 2014
abject-reptile:

Modern color magic: in dress and home decoration (1936)

abject-reptile:

Modern color magic: in dress and home decoration (1936)

(Source: archive.org, via sisterwolf)

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December 22, 2013
design-is-fine:

Charles Lacouture, Le Vert-Bleu, Chromatic directory. Solution reasoned and practical to the most common problems in the study and use of colors, 1890. Gauthier-Villars, France.

design-is-fine:

Charles Lacouture, Le Vert-Bleu, Chromatic directory. Solution reasoned and practical to the most common problems in the study and use of colors, 1890. Gauthier-Villars, France.

(via goodmemory)

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December 21, 2013
flommus:

alfiusdebux: A New Practical Treatise on the Three Primitive Colours, London England, 1830.

flommus:

alfiusdebux: A New Practical Treatise on the Three Primitive Colours, London England, 1830.

(Source: speakteeth, via eclektic)

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December 17, 2013
olgainoue:

cyanometer for measuring the blueness of the sky
1789

olgainoue:

cyanometer 
for measuring the 
blueness of the sky

1789

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December 17, 2013
updownbindery:

design-is-fine:

Recipe book for decorated paper, late 19th century. Germany. Koninklijke Bibliothek

So cool!

updownbindery:

design-is-fine:

Recipe book for decorated paper, late 19th century. Germany. Koninklijke Bibliothek

So cool!

(via fishstickmonkey)

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December 6, 2013
megazal:

Pastels - un magasin au Panthéon - 2 (via ixus960)

megazal:

Pastels - un magasin au Panthéon - 2 (via ixus960)

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November 18, 2013

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November 10, 2013
alfiusdebux:

'Lichen color charts from the Svensk Lafvarnas Farghistoria by Johan Peter Westring. Printed in 1805-09. Via the Biodiversity Heritage Library archive.’ (via Letterology: The Color Atlas)

alfiusdebux:

'Lichen color charts from the Svensk Lafvarnas Farghistoria by Johan Peter Westring. Printed in 1805-09. Via the Biodiversity Heritage Library archive.’ (via Letterology: The Color Atlas)

(Source: heracliteanfire, via eclektic)

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November 5, 2013
blastedheath:

El Lissitzky (Russian, 1890-1941), Study for Globetrotter, c.1920. Watercolour, gouache and pencil on paper, 23 x 17 cm.

blastedheath:

El Lissitzky (Russian, 1890-1941), Study for Globetrotter, c.1920. Watercolour, gouache and pencil on paper, 23 x 17 cm.

(via fishstickmonkey)

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Filed under: geometric color 
October 31, 2013
blueberrymodern:

walter dexel - komposition mit zwei schwarzen scheiben (1930)

blueberrymodern:

walter dexel - komposition mit zwei schwarzen scheiben (1930)

(via officerofmonkeyproblems)

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October 29, 2013
repulsion66:

Arnaldo Ferrari, untitled 1950 (oil on canvas, 40 x 40cm)

repulsion66:

Arnaldo Ferrari, untitled 1950 (oil on canvas, 40 x 40cm)

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