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Color Theory

Color Research Tips

Use the following keywords to search for books and articles on color:


  • color in clothing
  • color in art
  • color in design
  • color in marketing
  • symbolism of colors
  • color perception
  • color, history
  • color, psychological aspects
  • color, social aspects

Related Guides

For additional research information try these guides:

Arts Research Librarian

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Carla-Mae Crookendale
Arts Research Librarian
Contact:
cmcrookendale@vcu.edu
(804) 827-0367
Cabell Library, Room 121-L

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Browsing Color Theory

Use these call numbers to browse for books at the Cabell Library:


BF789 --  Color--Psychological Aspects
ND1488-1495 --  Painting technique/color
QC495 --  Radiation Physics (including visible light)

Color Theory on Film

Books on Color Theory

Citations