Colour: Art & Science

Edited by Trevor Lamb and Janine Bourriau

Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 1995, pp. v+237.
ISBN: 0521-49645-4 hardback; 0521-49963-1 paperback.

Available from CUP online. Discounted copies, available to Darwin College members only, may be ordered from the Master's Secretary.

This volume contains revised versions of the lectures given in 1993 in the eighth annual series of Darwin College Lectures.

Introduction
Trevor Lamb and Janine Bourriau
Trevor Lamb is Professor of Neuroscience, University of Cambridge
Janine Bourriau is a Fellow of the McDonald Institute for Archaeological Research, University of Cambridge
1 The history of colour in art
David Bomford
Senior Restorer of Paintings, The National Gallery, London
2 Colour for the painter
Bridget Riley
Painter
3 Light and colour
Malcolm Longair
Jacksonian Professor of Natural Philosophy, Cavendish Laboratory, University of Cambridge
4 Colour mechanisms of the eye
Denis Baylor
Professor of Neurobiology, Stanford University
5 Seeing Colour
John Mollon
Reader in Experimental Psychology, University of Cambridge
6 Colour in nature
Peter Parks
Film director and producer, co-founder Oxford Scientific Films
7 Colour and culture
John Gage
Reader in History of Western Art, University of Cambridge
8 Colour in language
John Lyons
Master of Trinity Hall, Cambridge
Index
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