Sunday, 26 July 2020

Primary Sources A Natural History of the Artist's Palette

quote [ For all its transcendental appeals, art has always been inextricably grounded in the material realities of its production, an entwinement most evident in the intriguing history of artists' colours. Honing in on painting's primary trio of red, yellow, and blue, Philip Ball explores the science and stories behind the pigments, from the red ochre of Lascaux to Yves Klein's blue. ]

I fly in colours from richer palettes.
[SFW] [art] [+2 Interesting]
[by ScoobySnacks@5:03amGMT]

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5th Earth said @ 2:24am GMT on 27th Jul
Obligatory "fuck you" to Anish Kapoor.

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