The Anatomy of Colour with Patrick Baty

The Anatomy of Colour with Patrick Baty
 
  7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
 £8

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Join Carole Annett in conversation with author and colour expert Patrick Baty about his book ‘The Anatomy of Colour’

The definitive book on the use of colour and paint in interior decoration over a three-hundred-year period, The Anatomy of Colour is certain to delight all those with an interest in interior decoration and design.

Drawing on his huge specialist archive, Patrick Baty traces the evolution of pigments and paint colours together with colour systems and standards and examines their impact on the colour palettes used in interiors from the 1660s to the 1960s. Throughout the book reproductions of interiors highlighting the distinctive colour trends and styles of painting particular to each period and room accompany the in-depth analysis of the history of colour and the development and use of paint colours in interior design.

WHAT TO EXPECT

Patrick and Carole will be discussing topics from the book such as: 18th century paint colours - how do we know what was used; The influence of that little volume of colours - Werner's Nomenclature of Colours; The importance of the Archrome range of paint colours, originally produced for use in primary schools of the early 1950's; The importance of Thomas Parsons' 'A Tint Book of Historical Colours and was ironwork always painted black?


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  7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
 £8

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2021-09-28 19:00 2021-09-28 19:00 Europe/London The Anatomy of Colour with Patrick Baty Join Carole Annett in conversation with author and colour expert Patrick Baty about his book ‘The Anatomy of Colour’ https://www.ianvisits.co.uk/calendar/2021/09/28/the-anatomy-of-colour-with-patrick-baty-272435 ,,,

This is an online video event, please check the organiser for details about how to watch.

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