Dutch Painter Created Comprehensive Color Manual in 1692

This Huffington Post article provides a fascinating and rare view of a 17th century color manual created by the Dutch painter, A. Boogert. It’s a short, fun read and the images of the 300 year old pages are spectacular. This is a gem for anyone interested in the development of color theory and art history in general.

http://www.huffingtonpost.com/2014/05/08/a-boogert_n_5283522.html?&ncid=tweetlnkushpmg00000030

 

 

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