Colour Wheel - Goethe (1809)

PZAndrews

Hollywood, United States

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Goethe’s symmetric colour wheel with associated symbolic qualities (1809)

Theory of Colours (German: Zur Farbenlehre) is a book by Johann Wolfgang von Goethe about the poet’s views on the nature of colours and how these are perceived by humans. It was published in German in 1810 and in English in 1840.2 The book contains detailed descriptions of phenomena such as coloured shadows, refraction, and chromatic aberration.

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