Coverart for item
The Resource The elements of color; : a treatise on the color system of Johannes Itten, based on his book The art of color., Edited, and with a foreword and evaluation, by Faber Birren. Translated by Ernst van Hagen

The elements of color; : a treatise on the color system of Johannes Itten, based on his book The art of color., Edited, and with a foreword and evaluation, by Faber Birren. Translated by Ernst van Hagen

Label
The elements of color; : a treatise on the color system of Johannes Itten, based on his book The art of color.
Title
The elements of color;
Title remainder
a treatise on the color system of Johannes Itten, based on his book The art of color.
Statement of responsibility
Edited, and with a foreword and evaluation, by Faber Birren. Translated by Ernst van Hagen
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
  • eng
  • ger
  • eng
Summary
Includes color circles, spheres, and scales as well as suggested exercises
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1888-1967
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Itten, Johannes
http://bibfra.me/vocab/relation/ed
2XJVYq8crXU
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • portraits
Index
no index present
LC call number
ND1493.I8
LC item number
I813 1970
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1900-1988
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Birren, Faber
Series statement
A Basic color library
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Colors
  • Painting
Label
The elements of color; : a treatise on the color system of Johannes Itten, based on his book The art of color., Edited, and with a foreword and evaluation, by Faber Birren. Translated by Ernst van Hagen
Instantiates
Publication
Note
"A simplification and condensation of ... The art of color, published in Germany in 1961 [under title: Kunst der Farbe]"
Contents
Color physics -- Color agent and color effect -- Concord of colors -- Subjective timbre -- Theory of color design -- The twelve-part color circle -- The seven color contrasts -- Hue -- Light-dark -- Cold-warm -- Complementary -- Simultaneous -- Saturation -- Extension -- Color mixing -- The color sphere -- Color harmony -- Form and color -- Spatial effect of colors -- Theory of color impression -- Theory of color expression -- Composition -- Postscript
Control code
ocm00109509
Dimensions
21 cm.
Extent
96 p.
Isbn
9780471289296
Isbn Type
(Wiley)
Lccn
77124314
Other physical details
illus. (part col.), port.
System control number
(OCoLC)109509
Label
The elements of color; : a treatise on the color system of Johannes Itten, based on his book The art of color., Edited, and with a foreword and evaluation, by Faber Birren. Translated by Ernst van Hagen
Publication
Note
"A simplification and condensation of ... The art of color, published in Germany in 1961 [under title: Kunst der Farbe]"
Contents
Color physics -- Color agent and color effect -- Concord of colors -- Subjective timbre -- Theory of color design -- The twelve-part color circle -- The seven color contrasts -- Hue -- Light-dark -- Cold-warm -- Complementary -- Simultaneous -- Saturation -- Extension -- Color mixing -- The color sphere -- Color harmony -- Form and color -- Spatial effect of colors -- Theory of color impression -- Theory of color expression -- Composition -- Postscript
Control code
ocm00109509
Dimensions
21 cm.
Extent
96 p.
Isbn
9780471289296
Isbn Type
(Wiley)
Lccn
77124314
Other physical details
illus. (part col.), port.
System control number
(OCoLC)109509

Library Locations

    • Bryn Athyn College, Swedenborg LibraryBorrow it
      2925 College Drive, Bryn Athyn, PA, 19009, US
      40.1343319 -75.0607419
Processing Feedback ...