Le Corbusier's Colour Fan and Book
The handy Les Couleurs® Le Corbusier sample fan contains each of the 63 Le Corbusier colours on individual sample cards.
For practical use in everyday life, the sample fan is packed in a sturdy slip lid box. On each sample card, you can find the colour name and the number that Le Corbusier gave to his architectural colours - "32xxx" for the 43 colours of the 1931 collection and "4320x" for the 20 colours of the 1959 collection.
Furthermore, the sample fan includes an information text about Le Corbusier's Architectural Polychromy and his colour collections from 1931 and 1959 – parallel in English, German and French. The colours of the Architectural Polychromy are harmonious and can be combined in every way. Each colour represents spatial effects and produces characteristic responses to our sensibilities. They also have a historical, artistic and associative background, with which one can create atmospheres that go far beyond mere functionality. A reliable tool for unique colour design, which has been produced in an elaborate special printing process.
• Colour sample fan: 10 x 21x 2,5 cm (W x H x L)
• Box: 12 x 22,5 x 4 cm (W x H x L)
The book - Architectural Colour Design
The Les Couleurs® Le Corbusier book for the practice of architectural colour design - parallel in English, German and French. With 63 colours out of 9 colour groups, Le Corbusier's Architectural Polychromy offers an unique tool for skilled and convincing colour concepts.
Let yourself be inspired by the fascinating architectural colours, the effects of the colours, the suggested colour moods as well as the colour design by Le Corbusier. The colours of the Architectural Polychromy - Le Corbusier's architectural colours - are harmonious throughout and can be combined in every way.Each colour represents spatial effects and produces characteristic responses to our sensibilities.
In this book, you will get background information about Le Corbusier, his buildings as well as the colour keyboards of 1931 and 1959, the Fondation Le Corbusier and the authenticity brand Les Couleurs® Le Corbusier. Furthermore, the appropriate colour history and design explanation is described for each of the 63 architectural colours. The second part of the book examines the colour moods developed by Le Corbusier for the swiss wallpaper company Salubra. The colours are divided into colour groups and the colour series.
• Dimensions: 21,5 x 30,5 cm
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