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The Reproduction of Colours

The Reproduction of Colours

The Reproduction of Colours by Robert Steinheil, 1896 The engineer Robert Steinheil provides a reference system for the determination of three simple colors in order to obtain a given shade. The 150 boards, which are chromotypographed, account for nearly 15,000 different tones: “This book contains all the tones that can practically be rendered using the only three prints Yellow, Red, Blue. the tones that can be obtained by four prints (yellow, red, blue, black) and five prints (yellow,...
Shunga x Matti Senju Horimatsu Sandberg

Shunga x Matti Senju Horimatsu Sandberg

Artist Matti Senju Horimatsu Sandberg has chosen the form of Shunga (japanese Edo period pornographic drawings, prints and paintings) to be the starting point for exploring and showing his personal fantasies and...
Vanity Fair 1959

Vanity Fair 1959

Carmen in nylon tricot slip adorned with lace and satin by Vanity Fair, photo by Richard Avedon, Vogue, September 1, 1959. Via...
Lili St. Cyr

Lili St. Cyr

Burlesque dancer Lili St. Cyr dancing in Irving Klaw’s Varietease (1954). Via Modernizor.
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