farbtheorie

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James Sowerby, A new elucidation of colours, 1809. Original, prismatic, and material, showing their concordance in three primitives, yellow, red, and blue, and the means of producing, measuring, and mixing them : with some observations on the accuracy of Sir Isaac Newton". Hand-colored engraving. Via Getty Museum

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Thomas Maitland Cleland, A Grammar of Color, 1921. The Strathmore paper company, USA. The complete book via Linda Hall Library.

Arrangements of papers in a variety of printed color combinations according to the Munsell color system, illustrating the application of the system to work in the graphic arts.

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James Sowerby, A new elucidation of colours, 1809. Original, prismatic, and material, showing their concordance in three primitives, yellow, red, and blue, and the means of producing, measuring, and mixing them : with some observations on the accuracy of Sir Isaac Newton. Handcolored engraving. Via Getty Museum