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Field, George, 1777?-1854

Chromatics, or, An essay on the analogy and harmony of colours.

Additional Title(s):


Essay on the analogy and harmony of colours

Field's Harmony of colours

Harmony of colours

London : Printed for the author by A.J. Valpy, Tooke's Court, Chancery Lane, and sold by Mr. Newman, Soho Square, 1817.
Physical Description:
viii, 57, [3] p., [5] leaves of plates : ill. ; 31 cm.
Rare Books and Manuscripts
QC495.8 .F54 1817+ Oversize
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
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Cover title: Field's Harmony of colours.
Draws a direct analogy between music and colour. Cf. Bicknell.
By George Field. Cf. NUC Pre-1956, v. 171, p. 572.
Later edition published in 1845.
Engraved vignette on t.p.
Bicknell, P. Gilpin to Ruskin. London : Christies, 1987, p. 92
Publisher's advertisements, [2] p. at end.
BAC: British Art Center copy bound in blind and gilt-stamped maroon cloth publisher's binding.
Subject Terms:
Color -- Charts, diagrams, etc.
Color -- Study and teaching.
Engraving, Colored -- Specimens -- 1817.
Valpy, Abraham John, 1787-1854, printer.
Valpy, Abraham John, 1787-1854, printer.

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