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Color in art How did colors change through centuries of painting? How can pigments themselves reflect art movements, features and compare?


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Color in art How did colors change through centuries of painting? How can pigments themselves reflect art movements features and provide comparisons between them? This visualization, published as part of a report on art history, tries to answer those questions by displaying colors from relevant pictures of specific eras. Its results derive from two different data sets: firstly, the color list from a single picture, focusing on the artist's unique style; next, a large set of representative paintings from the same movement, mixed altogether in order to discover their similarities.

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Big Data studies of art seem like an exciting field of inquiry.

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