Color in a New Light

From chemistry to couture, feathers to physics, color is a topic that links science, history, art and culture. This collection includes books featured in the exhibition "Color in a new Light" as well as rare and interesting titles from across the Libraries collections that reveal the many ways we use, understand, and see color.

Cover of "Ancient and modern colours from the earliest periods to the present time"

Ancient and modern colours from the earliest periods to the present time

Linton, William
Longman, Brown, Green, and Longman
1852
Cover of "Aniline colors on cotton yarn"

Aniline colors on cotton yarn

Badische Company (N.Y.); Badische Anilin- & Soda-Fabrik
Badische Company
1900
Cover of "Atlas of the Munsell color system"

Atlas of the Munsell color system

Munsell, A. H.
Wadsworth, Howland & Co., inc., Printers
1915
Cover of "Color problems"

Color problems

Vanderpoel, Emily Noyes
Longmans, Green
1903
Cover of "Colour decoration of architecture"

Colour decoration of architecture

Ward, James
Chapman and Hall, Ltd
1913
Cover of "Colour in woven design"

Colour in woven design

Beaumont, Roberts
Whittaker & Co
1890
Cover of "Concealing-coloration in the animal kingdom"

Concealing-coloration in the animal kingdom

Thayer, Gerald Handerson; Thayer, Abbott Handerson
The Macmillan Co.
1909
Cover of "Costume Color Council presents costume color families for fall, 1950"

Costume Color Council presents costume color families for fall, 1950

Costume Color Council.; Dan River Mills Inc. John R. Evans & Co. Julius Kayser & Co. Stehli & Co., Inc. Worumbo Manufacturing Co. I.A. Wyner Co.
s.n.
1950
Cover of "De la loi du contraste simultané des couleurs"

De la loi du contraste simultané des couleurs atlas

Chevreul, M. E.; Kaeppelin et cie.,
chez Pitois-Levrault et cie. ...
1839
Cover of "Decorating notes"

Decorating notes

Benjamin Moore & Co.
1931
Cover of "Description of decorative finishes"

Description of decorative finishes

Benjamin Moore & Co.
1935
Cover of "Die Farbenlehre im hinblick auf Kunst und Kunstgewerbe"

Die Farbenlehre im hinblick auf Kunst und Kunstgewerbe

Bezold, Wilhelm von
G. Westermann
1874
Cover of "Elementary color"

Elementary color

Bradley, Milton
Milton Bradley co
1895
Cover of "Ensemble"

Ensemble v.2:no.3 (summer 2004)

Benjamin Moore & Co.
Benjamin Moore & Co.
2004
Cover of "Field's chromatography"

Field's chromatography

Field, George; Taylor, J. Scott
Windsor and Newton
1885
Cover of "Garment dyeing and cleaning"

Garment dyeing and cleaning

Hurst, George H.
C. Griffin & Company, Limited
1901
Cover of "House built on sand"

House built on sand

Benjamin Moore & Co.
1935
Cover of "Impervo surfacer"

Impervo surfacer

Benjamin Moore & Co.
1927
Cover of "Industrial maintenance coatings"

Industrial maintenance coatings

Benjamin Moore & Co.,
1972
Cover of "Interior and exterior decoration"

Interior and exterior decoration

Benjamin Moore & Co.
1927
Cover of "Moor-O-Matic universal color system"

Moor-O-Matic universal color system

Benjamin Moore & Co.
Benjamin Moore & Co.
1960
Cover of "Mooramel"

Mooramel

Benjamin Moore & Co.
1927
Cover of "Moore's cement coating"

Moore's cement coating

Benjamin Moore & Co.
1927
Cover of "Moore's pure linseed oil house paint"

Moore's pure linseed oil house paint

Benjamin Moore & Co.
1927
Cover of "Moore's superfine coach & auto colors"

Moore's superfine coach & auto colors

Benjamin Moore & Co.
Manufactured by Benjamin Moore & Co.
1926
Cover of "Moore's superfine coach and car colors"

Moore's superfine coach and car colors

Benjamin Moore & Co.
Manufactured by Benjamin & Moore Co.
1890
Cover of "Muresco for wall and ceiling decoration"

Muresco for wall and ceiling decoration

Benjamin Moore & Co.
Benjamin Moore & Co.
1939
Cover of "Paint products of Benjamin Moore & Co"

Paint products of Benjamin Moore & Co

Benjamin Moore & Co.
1927
Cover of "Philosophical transactions of the Royal Society of London"

Philosophical transactions of the Royal Society of London v. 16 1686-1687

Royal Society (Great Britain); Maty, Paul Henry Stuart, Alexander
Royal Society of London.
1666
Cover of "Sani-flat, sanitary flat oil paint"

Sani-flat, sanitary flat oil paint

Benjamin Moore & Co.
1927
Cover of "Seeley Brothers"

Seeley Brothers

Seeley Brothers (Firm); Alabastine Company. Sackett, Wilhelms & Betzig,
Seeley Bros.
1886
Cover of "Spectrum analysis"

Spectrum analysis

Roscoe, Henry E.; Schuster, Arthur, Sir
Macmillan and Co.
1885
Cover of "The grammar of painting and engraving"

The grammar of painting and engraving

Blanc, Charles; Doggett, Kate (Newell)
Hurd and Houghton
1874
Cover of "The mastery of color"

The mastery of color v. 1

Jorgensen, Charles Julius
The author
1906
Cover of "The principles of light and color"

The principles of light and color

Babbitt, Edwin D.
Babbitt & Co
1878
Cover of "The rudiments of colours and of colouring"

The rudiments of colours and of colouring

Field, George; Mallet, Robert
Strahan
1870
Cover of "The theory and practice of color"

The theory and practice of color

Snow, Bonnie E.; Froehlich, Hugo B.
The Prang Company
1918
Cover of "The theory of color in its relation to art and art-industry"

The theory of color in its relation to art and art-industry

Bezold, Wilhelm von; Pickering, Edward C.
L.Prang
1876
Cover of "Universal tinting colors"

Universal tinting colors

Benjamin Moore & Co.,
1973
Cover of "Varnishes, japans, driers"

Varnishes, japans, driers

Benjamin Moore & Co.
1927
Cover of "Zur Farbenlehre"

Zur Farbenlehre

Goethe, Johann Wolfgang von
J.G. Cotta'schen Buchhandlung
1810