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271 years before Pantone…

In 1692, 271 years before Pantone (first Color Guide in 1963), a Dutch artist known only as A. Boogert, created the most comprehensive guide to paint with water color for this « medieval » time: 800 handwritten and painted pages.

271 years before Pantone...

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4 réponses sur « 271 years before Pantone… »

What an interesting piece of history, Didier J. MARY! I bet the artist didn’t get much credit for his work, or we would have known more about him than what’s available today. For all we know, the book might have been his life’s work…

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