The Designer's Dictionary of Colour

Author(s): Sean Adams


The Designers Dictionary of Color provides an in-depth look at thirty colours key to art and graphic design. Organised by spectrum, in colour-by-colour sections for easy navigation, this book documents each hue with charts showing colour range and palette variations. Chapters detail each colours creative history and cultural associations, with examples of colour use that extend from the artistic to the utilitarianwhether the turquoise on a Reid Miles album cover or the avocado paint job on a 1970s Dodge station wagon. A practical and inspirational resource for designers and students alike, The Designers Dictionary of Color opens up the world of colour for all those who seek to harness its incredible power.

Product Information

General Fields

  • : 9781419726392
  • : ABRAMS
  • : Harry N. Abrams, Inc.
  • : March 2017
  • : March 2017
  • : books

Special Fields

  • : Sean Adams
  • : Hardback
  • : Mar-17
  • : 256