The laws of contrast of colour: and their application to the arts of painting, decoration of buildings, mosaic work, tapestry and carpet weaving, calico printing, dress, paper staining, printing, illumination, landscape and flower gardening, &c. By M.E. Chevreul ... Translated from the French by John Spanton. Illustrated with designs.
- Additional Title(s):
De la loi du contraste simultané des couleurs. English.
- London, G. Routledge & Co., 1857.
New York, G. Routledge & Co., 1857.
- Physical Description:
- xv, 237,  p. col. front., 3 plates (incl. diagrs.) 17 cm.
- Rare Books and ManuscriptsQC495.8 C415 1857View by request in the Study Room [Request]
Note: The Study Room is open by appointment. Please visit the Study Room page on our website for more details.
- Copyright Status:
- Copyright Not Evaluated
- Friedman, J. Color printing in England, 1486-1870, 105-106
Selected exhibitions: "Color Printing in England, 1486-1870" (Yale Center for British Art, 20 April-25 June, 1978).
BAC : Advertisements:  p. at end.
BAC : Frontispiece engraved and printed by E. Evans.--Cf. Friedman, Joan. Color printing in England. New Haven, 1978, 105.
BAC : "Savill and Edwards, printers."
- Subject Terms:
YCBA Collections Search
Chevreul, M. E. (Michel Eugène), 1786-1889, The laws of contrast of colour, 1857