|Title||Paper, '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|
|Description||Mr. 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.|
Read to the Royal Society on 29 April 1731.
|Related material||DOI: 10.1098/rstl.1731.0019|
Printed in 'Philosophical Transactions', vol 37, no 419, p 101 (1730)
|Related records in the catalogue||RBO/15/81|
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|NA8055||Mortimer; Cromwell (c 1699 - 1752)||c 1699 - 1752|