Review The Secret Lives of Colour: RADIO 4's BOOK OF THE WEEK
Dyes and hues From blonde to ginger the brown that changed the way battles were fought to the white that protected against the plague Picasso s blue period to the charcoal on the cave walls at Lascaux acid yellow to kelly green and from scarlet women to imperial purple these surprising stories run like a bright thread through.
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A mind expanding tour of the world without leaving your paintbox Every colour has a story and here are some of the most alluring alarming and thought provoking Very hard painting the hallway magnolia after this inspiring primer Simon Garfield The Secret Lives of Colour tells the unusual stories of the most fascinating shades.
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Out history In this book Kassia St Clair has turned her lifelong obsession with colours and where they come from whether Van Gogh s chrome yellow sunflowers or punk s fluorescent pink into a uniue study of human civilisation Across fashion and politics art and war The Secret Lives of Colour tell the vivid story of our culture.