‘Of Colours’, 1816

This is a hand-coloured engraved plate from the book Fragments of the Theory and Practice of Landscape Gardening, published in 1816. It was written by the landscape designer Humphry Repton, who worked on some early designs for the Royal Pavilion. What can we see? Rainbow patterns Repton was inspired by the colour studies of the… Continue reading ‘Of Colours’, 1816