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Barnbarroch Colours -  paint chips from 1807

Peachy creams with mustard and muted green - Barnbarroch Colours - paint chips from 1807

L'archéomètre / colorsystem / Systèmes de couleurs dans l'art et les sciences

The Archeometer every star, every constellation becomes a letter or a phrase, or a divine name lighting the ancient traditions of all peoples with a new day.By Marquis Saint-Yves d'Alveydre.

The Psychology of Colour | Infographic - UltraLinx

The Psychology of Colour

Pick the Right Color for Design or Decorating with This Color Psychology Chart, via lifehacker, design by Carey Jolliffe Graphic Arts.

vintage color wheel

Ignaz Schiffermüller was a Viennese butterfly expert whose 1775 color wheel was designed to help him accurately identify the colors he encountered in nature studies--From Jude Stewart on the Color Wheel--great article on MOMA website

Robert Vicon, Manuel Theoretique et Pratique D'Etalagisme, Paris 1955.

Robert Vicon, Manuel Theoretique et Pratique D'Etalagisme, Paris 1955.

Surreal chromatics, color illustration from A cycle of celestial objects, 1881.

Surreal chromatics, color illustration from A cycle of celestial objects,

David Paterson Textile Colour Mixing 1915 Showing the Tertiary Shades are Primary Colours Dulled with Grey

Showing the Tertiary Shades are Primary Colours Dulled with Grey, Simple Method of Creating a Spectrum, Six Figures Illustrating Dichroism in Colours, Simple Spectra Absorption,.

Book info: Patrik Baty's 'The Anatomy of Colour' is now at the printers and is due to be published by Thames & Hudson in May 2017.

Book info: Patrik Baty's 'The Anatomy of Colour' is now at the printers and is due to be published by Thames & Hudson in May

A re-make / interpretation of Plate 1 found in the Lacouture book (Paris 1890) Répertoire Chromatique: Solution Raisonnée et Pratique des Problèmes les Plus Usuels dans L’Etude et L’Emploides Couleurs. Available in Coloria Society6 store as print, t-shirt, mugs, curtains, pillows...

A re-make / interpretation of Plate 1 found in the Lacouture book (Paris 1890) Répertoire Chromatique: Solution Raisonnée et Pratique des Problèmes les Plus Usuels dans L’Etude et L’Emploides Couleurs. Available in Coloria Society6 store as print, t-shirt, mugs, curtains, pillows...

For Designers: Handy, Simple-To-Use Color Palette Database For Inspiration - DesignTAXI.com

Curated by designer and developer Tristan White, color palette database ColorDrop. Simple to use and with over.

Illustration from the Manual of the science of colour by W. Benson, 1871, Remake, vintage wash Tote Bag - this and more colour themed stuff at https://society6.com/coloria

Illustration from the Manual of the science of colour by W. Benson, 1871, Remake, vintage wash Tote Bag - this and more colour themed stuff at https://society6.com/coloria