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Creator:
Le Blon, J. C., 1667-1741.
Title(s):

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.

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.
Holdings:
Reference Library
NE1855 L43 1980 (LC)
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Classification:
Books
Notes:
Reprint of the Paris ed. published by Le Mercier, 1756, with title: L'Art d'imprimer les tableaux.
English and French.
Subject Terms:
Color prints.
Painting -- Early works to 1800.
Painting -- Technique.
Contributors:
Birren, Faber, 1900-1988.
Le Blon, J. C., 1667-1741. L'Art d'imprimer les tableaux.
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