An Atlas of Rare & Familiar Colour

The Harvard Art Museums' Forbes Pigment Collection

The Straus Center for Conservation and Technical Studies at the Harvard Art Museums possesses over 2500 of the world’s rarest pigments. Visually and anthropologically excavating the extraordinary collection, Atelier Editions’ monograph examines the contained artefacts’ providence, composition, symbology and application. Whilst simultaneously exploring the larger field of chromatics, utilising a variety of theoretical frameworks to interpret the collection anew. An introduction to the monograph is authored by Straus Center Director Dr. Narayan Khandekar. 
Also available in Paperback

Contributors: Victoria Finlay, Pascale Georgiev, Narayan Khandekar, Capucine Labarthe, Kingston Trinder
Publisher: Atelier Editions
299 pages
200 colour illustrations
18cm × 24cm
Format: Hardback
ISBN:  9780997593532
48,00 €
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