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First edition. A new book on this English experimentor in color printing. Based on numerous documents discovered by the author and reproduced in this book. Le Blon, an artist by trade, discovered that the basic colors yellow, red and blue could be superimposed to reproduce the colors in a painting. Later he added the use of a black printing plate. Also reproduced in this book is the very scarce work by Le Blon, COLORITTO issued in London in 1725 See Bridson & Wakeman B80 . 223, 5 pages. cloth.. 8vo..


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