smithsonianlibraries: The new exhibition “Sat…

smithsonianlibraries:

The new exhibition “Saturated: The Allure and Science of Color” at @cooperhewitt
explores the elusive, complex phenomenon of color perception and how it
has captivated artists, designers, scientists, and sages.

It features museum objects as well as quite a few stunning rare books from our library collections.

See more of this particular book,
Des couleurs et de leurs applications aux arts industriels à l’aide des cercles chromatiques 

(1864) in our Digital Library.