Yellow: The History of a Color
ISBN: 069119825X
EAN13: 9780691198255
Language: English
Pages: 240
Dimensions: 1.00" H x 10.00" L x 9.00" W
Weight: 3.00 lbs.
Format: Hardcover
Book Overview
A renowned authority on the history of color and the author of celebrated volumes on blue, black, green, and red now traces the visual, social, and cultural history of yellow. Focusing on European societies, with comparisons from East Asia, India, Africa, and South America, he tells the intriguing story of the color's evolving place in art, religion, fashion, literature, and science.