Bookplate, Farbmesstafel (Color Table), 1939
Farbmesstafel is Ostwald’s color theory translated into the form of a functional color tool. It allowed for easy identification of colors when the cutout windows were held in front of an object. Published in five languages, this was one of the first universal standards used for color matching in printing.
It is credited
Smithsonian Libraries, QC495.2 .O88 1939.
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Its dimensions are
H x W: 21 × 30 cm (8 1/4 × 11 13/16 in.)