Reference numberCLP/2/29
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
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.
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
NA8055Mortimer; Cromwell (c 1699 - 1752)c 1699 - 1752
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