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Issue: 137, 12/06/30 p. 362-363
Heading: Theory of Colour. Royal Institution. Conversazione, Friday, June 4
Category: Physics Optics Light Psychology Philosophy Medicine Nervous System Sense Organs The Eye Sight Vision Art
Topic: [Brockedon on colour. Its pleasure and interest. The spectrum. Primary or "primitive" colours. Complementary or "antagonist" colours. White and black. Black letters on printed posters "much modified by the complementary hue of the surrounding ground". "The radiated membrane" recently discovered in the human eye. An invention by Mr. Field to help artists gauge the effects of different colour combinations]
Person: BROCKEDON FERGUSON NEWTON, Sir Isaac FIELD
Source: Ferguson: Lectures - Optics
Institution: Royal Institution
Ed`s Mark: PARKE
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