Book, Elementary Color, 1895
Board game pioneer Milton Bradley sought to educate adults and children about color. As a manufacturer of art supplies and color measurement tools, he was fascinated with finding a precise method for identifying and reproducing colors. Bradley promoted his color wheel as a device that could scientifically match and measure colors using rotating colored disks.
It is credited
Gift of Walter Granville, Smithsonian Libraries, ND1489 .B811 1895.
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Its dimensions are
H x W (open): 20.3 × 27.9 cm (8 × 11 in.)
This object was previously on display as a part of the exhibition Saturated: The Allure and Science of Color.