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The alchemy of paint: art, science, and secrets from the Middle Ages 1 edition

The alchemy of paint
Spike Bucklow

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The alchemy of paint
art, science, and secrets from the Middle Ages
1st ed.
Spike Bucklow.

Published 2009 by Marion Boyars in London, New York .
Written in English.

Table of Contents

Foreword
Preface
Ch. 1. Colour : dyes, pigments, and metals
Ch. 2. Ultramarine : from over the seas
Ch. 3. Vermilion : towards the philosophers' stone
Ch. 4. Metallic blues : the powers of the planets
Ch. 5. Dragonsblood : the fruit of mortal combat
Ch. 6. Gold : the riches of the unknown
Ch. 7. Colour : the other side - Ch. 8. Vermilion : the sublime, crystallised
Ch. 9. Gold : the love that conquers death
Ch. 10. The science of colour : epilogue
Notes on the text
Bibliography
Glossary
Index.

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references and index.

Other Titles
Art, science, and secrets from the Middle Ages

Classifications

Dewey Decimal Class
751.2
Library of Congress
ND1510 .B83 2009

The Physical Object

Pagination
p. cm.

ID Numbers

Open Library
OL23554669M
ISBN 13
9780714531724
LC Control Number
2009024496
Library Thing
8914408
Goodreads
6741838

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