POWELL, WF: The World of Color and How to Use it

Book cover. The World of Color and How to Use itPowell, William F. The World of Color and How to Use it. Walter Foster, 1984. ISBN: 0929261054. Unmarked. Previous owner’s name on front end page. Very Good. Paperback. (#30601) $12.00

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This comprehensive guide will teach you what color is, how it works, and how to make it work for you in your paintings.

Topics include light and pigment, color harmony, painting from nature, glazing, and more. 6 demonstrations.

Color illustrations throughout. 64p.

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GAGE, J: Color and Meaning: Art, Science, and Symbolism

Gage, John. Color and Meaning: Art, Science, and Symbolism. University of California Press, 1999. ISBN: 0520226119. Unmarked text. Very Good. Paperback. (#29897)

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With 137 illustrations, 37 in color.

A pioneering study. Examines the phenomenon of color with the conviction that color is a contingent, historical occurrence whose meaning, like language, lies in the particular contexts in which it is experienced and interpreted.

KAHN, W: Wolf Kahn: Celebrating Color

Wolf Kahn: Celebrating Color. Grace Borgenicht Gallery, 1995. Unmarked. Spot on cover. Very Good. Paperback (Saddle Stitched). (#29665)

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Catalog for March 4-April 5, 1995 exhibition. 24p. 8 Color plates and photograph of the artist.

Wolf Kahn (b. 1927) is a German-born American painter known for his combination of Realism and Color Field.