|Title||Paper, 'On the theory of compound colours, and the relations of the colours of the spectrum' by J [James] Clerk Maxwell|
|Description||49 manuscript pages including one figure and three separate plates.|
Published in Philosophical Transactions as 'On the theory of compound colours, and the relations of the colours of the spectrum'.
Communicated by Professor [George Gabriel] Stokes. Received by the Royal Society on 5 January 1860. Read 22 March 1860.
Abstract published in Abstracts of the Papers Printed in the Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society of London [later Proceedings of the Royal Society of London], Volume 10, 1860.
|Physical description||Ink on paper|
|Related material||DOI: 10.1098/rspl.1859.0074|
|Related records in the catalogue||RR/4/180|
Fellows associated with this archive
|NA8259||Maxwell; James Clerk (1831 - 1879); physicist||1831 - 1879|
|NA8283||Stokes; Sir; George Gabriel (1819 - 1903)||1819 - 1903|