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Author Gage, John.
Title Color and meaning : art, science, and symbolism / John Gage.
Imprint Berkeley ; Los Angeles : University of California Press, [1999]
©1999

LOCATION CALL # STATUS MESSAGE
 OTTERBEIN MAIN COLLECTION  ND1488 .G344 1999    AVAILABLE  
Subject Color in art.
Color -- Psychological aspects.
Color.
Add Title Colour and meaning
LOCATION CALL # STATUS MESSAGE
 OTTERBEIN MAIN COLLECTION  ND1488 .G344 1999    AVAILABLE  
Subject Color in art.
Color -- Psychological aspects.
Color.
Add Title Colour and meaning
Description 320 pages : illustrations (some color) ; 27 cm
Note Published by arrangement with Thames and Hudson.
Bibliography Note Includes bibliographical references (p. 306-311) and index.
ISBN 0520220390
OCLC # 41254268
Table of Contents
 Introduction7
1The Contexts of Colour11
2Colour and Culture21
3Colour in Art and its Literature34
4Colour in History - Relative and Absolute67
5Colour-words and Colour-patches90
6Ghiberti and Light98
7Color Colorado - Cross-cultural Studies in the Ancient Americas105
8The Fool's Paradise121
9Newton and Painting134
10Blake's Newton144
11Magilphs and Mysteries153
12Turner as a Colourist162
13'Two Different Worlds' - Runge, Goethe and the Sphere of Colour169
14Mood Indigo - From the Blue Flower to the Blue Rider185
15Chevreul between Classicism and Romanticism196
16The Technique of Seurat - A Reappraisal209
17Seurat's Silence219
18Matisse's Black Light228
19Colour as Language in Early Abstract Painting241
20A Psychological Background for Early Modern Colour249
21Making Sense of Colour - The Synaesthetic Dimension261
 Acknowledgments270
 Notes to the Text271
 Select Bibliography306
 List of Illustrations312
 Index315