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Titles that explore the nature and the application of color in the arts. This includes anything from a good example of a paint manufacturer's chip chart to a classic such as one written on the subject by Swiss designer Johannes Itten.

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Munsell, A. H., Munsell Book of Color, Baltimore, Munsell Color Company, Inc., 1929, first edition, thick folio (13" x 10"), HB, black cloth bds w/ gilt titles, G+ / none. See below.

Board edges worn, corners exposed, spine extremities bumped w/ a bit of white paint at either end, titles rubbed, tissue edges chipped, a few notes in pencil from previous owner, some finger soiling, a few color chips torn, owner's sig in black crayon to ffep, sm sticker w/ serial number 119 to front pastedown.

42 pp. + many color charts. Subtitled "Defining, Explaining, and Illustrating the Fundamental Characteristics of Color." Noted as "A Revision and Extension of 'The Atlas of the Munsell Color System.'" Hundreds of tipped-in color chips, many with tissue guards. Sections on color theory, Traditional Color Names, a dictionary of terms, and using the charts. Two color masks laid in, one with the window cut out neatly, the other bent; the window is placed over a color and the rest of the card protects the eye (so to speak) from the other colors on the page.    [Book ID # 1254]


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