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Chevreul, M. E. (Michel Eugène) 1786-1889

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Works: 643 works in 1,383 publications in 5 languages and 8,011 library holdings
Genres: Periodicals  History  Terminology  Scientific atlases  Interviews  Charts, diagrams, etc  Handbooks and manuals  Portraits 
Roles: Author, Editor, Translator, Other, Former owner, Contributor, Author of introduction, Expert, Annotator, Honoree, Dedicatee, Correspondent, Redactor
Classifications: ND1280, 701.8
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The principles of harmony and contrast of colors and their applications to the arts by M. E Chevreul( Book )

35 editions published between 1906 and 1987 in 3 languages and held by 1,455 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Recherches chimiques sur les corps gras d'origine animale by M. E Chevreul( )

39 editions published between 1823 and 2009 in French and English and held by 694 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The laws of contrast of colour: and their application to the arts of painting, decoration of buildings, mosaic work, tapestry and carpet weaving, calico printing, dress, paper staining, printing, illumination, landscape and flower gardening, &c by M. E Chevreul( Book )

36 editions published between 1857 and 2018 in English and held by 450 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

First published inFrench in 1839, this is one of the most influential treatises on color written during the 19th century. Neo-impressionistic painters derived their methods of painting from Chevreul's principles, applying separate touches of pure colors to the canvas and allowing the eye of the observer to combine them. The book was the outcome of his discovery that the apparent intensity and vigor of colors depended less on the pigmentation of the material used than on the hue of the neighboring fabric. After many experiments on color contrast Chevreul formulated for the first time the general principles and effects of simultaneous contrast, the modification in hue and tone that occurs when juxtaposed colors are seen simultaneously
The principles of harmony and contrast of colours, and their applications to the arts by M. E Chevreul( Book )

55 editions published between 1835 and 2015 in English and held by 396 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

De la loi du contraste simultané des couleurs, et de l'assortiment des objets colorés, considéré d'après cette loi by M. E Chevreul( Book )

42 editions published between 1839 and 2016 in French and Italian and held by 291 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The laws of contrast of colour and their applications to the arts and manufactures by M. E Chevreul( Book )

16 editions published between 1857 and 1974 in English and held by 200 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Recherches photographiques. Photographie sur verre. Héliochromie. Gravure héliographique. Notes et procédés divers by Claude-Félix-Abel Niépce de Saint-Victor( Book )

6 editions published in 1855 in French and held by 182 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Considérations générales sur l'analyse organique et sur ses applications by M. E Chevreul( Book )

22 editions published between 1824 and 1971 in French and English and held by 166 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

La vérité sur l'invention de la photographie : [une critique] by M. E Chevreul( )

5 editions published in 1873 in French and held by 152 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Die Farbenharmonie mit besonderer Rücksicht auf gleichzeitigen Kontrast in Anwendung auf dekorative Kunst, Kostüm und Toilette by M. E Chevreul( Book )

6 editions published in 1902 in German and held by 141 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Théorie des effets optiques que présentent les étoffes de soie by M. E Chevreul( Book )

21 editions published between 1846 and 1968 in French and Undetermined and held by 135 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The painter, gilder, and varnisher's companion( Book )

2 editions published between 1878 and 1886 in English and held by 119 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Histoire des connaissances chimiques by M. E Chevreul( Book )

21 editions published between 1866 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 99 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Annales de chimie et de physique( )

in French and Spanish and held by 95 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

De la baguette divinatoire, du pendule dit explorateur et des tables tournantes, au point de vue de l'histoire de la critique et de la méthode expérimentale by M. E Chevreul( Book )

15 editions published between 1854 and 2016 in French and held by 90 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

De la méthode a posteriori expérimentale, et de la généralité de ses applications by M. E Chevreul( Book )

15 editions published between 1870 and 2000 in French and Undetermined and held by 89 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Des couleurs et de leurs applications aux arts industriels à l'aide des cercles chromatiques by M. E Chevreul( Book )

19 editions published between 1864 and 1888 in French and held by 82 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Atlas of plates for color matching, according to Chevreul's system of color analysis, intended for the use of painters, textile designers, decorators, gardeners, etc., rather than scientists. Includes description of "chromochalcographie", Digeon's 4-color aquatint printing process (using separate plates for yellow, blue, red, black), with notes on the composition of the pigments
 
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Recherches chimiques sur les corps gras d'origine animale
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Recherches chimiques sur les corps gras d'origine animaleThe Principles of harmony and contrast of colours : and their applications to the arts including painting, interior decoration, tapestries, carpets, mosaics, coloured glazing, paper-staining, calico-printing, letterpress printing, map-colouring, dress, landscape and flower gardening, etc.
Alternative Names
Chevreul.

chevreul collor

Chevreul, E.

Chevreul, Eugène 1786-1889

Chevreul, Eugène savant

chevreul, M.-E.

Chevreul, M. Eugène 1786-1889

Chevreul, Michel-Eugène

Chevreul Michel-Eugène 1786-1889

Eugène Chevreul Frans scheikundige (1786-1889)

Eugène Chevreul französischer Chemiker und der Begründer der modernen Theorie der Pigmente

Eugenius Chevreul

Michel-Eugène Chevreul

Michel Eugène Chevreul chimico francese

Michel Eugene Chevreul chimist francez

Michel-Eugène Chevreul chimiste français

Michel Eugène Chevreul francuski chemik

Michel-Eugène Chevreul fransk kemiker

Michel-Eugène Chevreul fransk kemist

Michel-Eugène Chevreul fransk kjemikar

Michel-Eugène Chevreul fransk kjemiker

Michel Eugène Chevreul French chemist

Michel Eugène Chevreul químic francès

Michel Eugène Chevreul químico francês

Mişel Ejen Şevröl

Μισέλ Εζέν Σεβρέλ

Мишел Ежен Шеврол

Мишел Йожен Шеврьол

Мішэль Эжэн Шэўроль

Шеврёль, Мишель Эжен

Шеврёль, Мишель Эжен французский химик

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מישל שוורל

מישל שוורל כימאי צרפתי

ميشيل أوجين شيفيرول كيميائي فرنسي

میشل اوژن شورول شیمی‌دان فرانسوی

माइकल यूजिन शेव्रुएल

シュブルール, M. E.

ミシェル=ウジェーヌ・シュヴルール

米歇尔·欧仁·谢弗勒尔

Languages
French (247)

English (193)

German (9)

Italian (1)

Spanish (1)