Kupka "Disks of Newton" - Notebook
František Kupka (1871 - 1957)
Disks of Newton (Study for "Fugue in Two Colors") (detail), 1912 - Oil on canvas - Philadelphia Museum of Art, The Louise and Walter Arensberg Collection, 1950.
The title of this work refers to the seventeenth-century English physicist Sir Isaac Newton, who discovered that the light of the sun is composed of the seven colors of the spectrum: red, orange, yellow, green, blue, indigo, and violet. Kupka's radiant composition incorporates circular bands of vibrating color, including the full range of the spectrum as well as white.
Small Notebook, 10 x 16 cm (3.9 x 6.3 ") closed format - 56 ruled pages - Cover : Natural Centaure paper 250 gr; Interior : vélin paper 80 gr/m² - Made from chlorine free pasta.
Printed in France in compliance with environmental standards
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- Grand Palais
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- 10 x 16 cm
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