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Reference numberCLP/2/29
LevelItem
TitlePaper, 'An account of Mr James Christoper Le Blon's principles of printing in imitation of painting and of weaveing tapestry in the same manner as brocade' by Cromwell Mortimer
Date1730
DescriptionMr. Le Blon endeavours to fix the true harmony of colouring in painting, found that all visible objects may be represented by the three primitive colours, red, yellow, and blue; for out of them, all others, even black itself, may be compounded.

Subject: Chemistry

Read to the Royal Society on 29 April 1731.
LanguageEnglish
Extent11p
FormatManuscript
Access statusOpen
Related materialDOI: 10.1098/rstl.1731.0019
Printed in 'Philosophical Transactions', vol 37, no 419, p 101 (1730)
Related records in the catalogueRBO/15/81
Fellows associated with this archive
CodeNameDates
NA8055Mortimer; Cromwell (c 1699 - 1752)c 1699 - 1752
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