Presenting a facsimile edition of Coloritto / by J.C. Le Blon, inventor and developer of the red-yellow-blue theory of color printing (ca. 1720) with an introduction by Faber Birren.

Creator:
Birren, Faber, 1900-1988
Le Blon, J. C., 1667-1741
ISBN:
0442247230
Edition:
Limited ed.
Published/Created:
New York
Van Nostrand Reinhold
1980
Physical Description:
xvii, xi, 71 p., [1] leaf of plates : col. front. 20 cm.
Notes:
English and French.
Reprint of the Paris ed. published by Le Mercier, 1756, with title: L'Art d'imprimer les tableaux.
Variant Titles:
Coloritto.
Topics:
Color prints
Painting--Early works to 1800
Painting--Technique
Topics:
Manuals and Artists' Treatises (D)
Printing (F)
Language:
English
French
Genre:
Book
Format:
Text
Content Type:
Books, Journals & Pamphlets
Rights:
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Access Restrictions:
Yale Community Only
Call Number:
NE1855 L43 1980 (LC)
Orbis Record:
42431
Yale Collection:
Haas Arts Library
Digital Collection:
Faber Birren Collection of Books on Color
oid pointer:
10615596
OID:
10646895
PID:
digcoll:2784682

Number of Pages: 3
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