THE NEW MUNSELL STUDENT COLOR SET

5th Edition

Ron Reed and Jim Long

Book Cover

LOOSE LEAF

ISBN:
9781501327520
Published:
JUL 27, 2017
Other Formats ISBN
eBook 9781501327537

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What's in the book

The Book

Adaptable to both studio and lecture courses and appropriate for all student levels from beginner to advanced,The New Munsell Student Color Set, 5th Edition, is a complete learning package that offers opportunities for experimenting with color effects using paint, paper, and computers. A full-color interactive and experimental guidebook for understanding color in all its dimensions, it includes 11 Munsell color charts, 15 interactive charts, 12 packets of color chips, and a textbook, all designed to facilitate hands-on learning of color’s aspects and effects. The text provides a complete study of color use and color science, including extended discussion of visual perception, optical effects, and practical application of color phenomena in fine and applied art practices.

Table of Contents

Preface
Acknowledgments
Notes to Users

PART I: COLOR USE
1. The Vocabulary
2. Color Anomalies, Emotional Response, Symbolism, and Trends
3. Relationships among Colors
4. Combining Colors

PART II: Color Science
5. Color Measurement, Appearance, and Technology
6. Vision and Color
7. Light and Color
8. Additive Color Mixture: Mixing Light
9. Subtractive Color Mixture: Mixing Paints

Glossary
References
Index



About The Authors

Jim Long is Professor Emeritus at Virginia Commonwealth University, US.

Ronald L. Reed, ASID, IDEC, NCIDQ, is an assistant professor in the Department of Design in the College of Visual Arts and Design at the University of North Texas, USA.



Format:
Loose Leaf
Edition:
5th
Page count:
180
Imprint:
Fairchild Books
Dimensions:
8.5 x 11 "
Illustrations:
116 color illus 35 bw illus