Chromotopia: An Illustrated History of Colour by David Coles


Discover the origin stories of history's most vivid hues in this fascinating exploration of colour authored by the master paint-maker behind Langridge Artist Colours, David Coles.

Spanning from the ancient world to modern leaps in technology, uncover the secrets of deadly Scheele's green and lethal vermilion red, or the painstaking collection of thousands of flowers for saffron yellow. Printed in glorious colour and featuring recipes to make your own pigments, Chromotopia is a treasure trove for artists and colour enthusiasts alike. 

Format: Hardback