Color

Color

4.11 (42 ratings by Goodreads)
By (author)  , By (author) 

List price: US$76.39

Currently unavailable

Add to wishlist

AbeBooks may have this title (opens in new window).

Try AbeBooks

Description

For introductory courses in Color and Color Theory in Art Design and in the studio curriculum. This fourth edition text is a valuable introduction to the art and science of color use in all artistic media in both fine and applied arts. It provides a solid and thorough foundation in the aesthetic, science, psychology, and history of color, with extensive illustrations covering all media and historical periods to the present time.show more

Product details

  • Paperback | 184 pages
  • 217.4 x 286 x 9.7mm | 562.46g
  • Pearson Education Limited
  • Prentice-Hall
  • Harlow, United Kingdom
  • English
  • Revised
  • 4th Revised edition
  • 0130984868
  • 9780130984869

Table of contents

1. Why Study Color? 2. Color Basics. 3. Perceiving Colors. 4. Psychological Effects of Color. 5. Compositional Effects of Color. 6. Theories of Color Relationships. 7. Subtractive Notation and Mixing. 8. Light Mixtures. 9. Color Combinations and Interactions. 10. Color in Fine Art. 11. Color in Applied Design. Glossary. Notes. Index.show more

Rating details

42 ratings
4.11 out of 5 stars
5 43% (18)
4 31% (13)
3 21% (9)
2 5% (2)
1 0% (0)
Book ratings by Goodreads
Goodreads is the world's largest site for readers with over 50 million reviews. We're featuring millions of their reader ratings on our book pages to help you find your new favourite book. Close X