A nomenclature of colors for naturalists, and compendium of useful knowledge for ornithologists / by Robert Ridgway, curator, Department of Birds, United States National Museum ; with ten colored plates and seven plates of outline illustrations Ridgway, Robert 1850-1929

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Ridgway, Robert 1850-1929
Colors; Color in nature.; Watercolor painting - Technique.
  • pt. 1. Nomenclature of colors (Preface. Principles of color and general remarks. Colors required by the zoölogical or botanical artist. Comparative vocabulary of colors. Bibliography)
  • pt. 2. Ornithologists' compendium (Glossary of technical terms used in descriptive ornithology. Table for converting millimetres into English inches and decimals. Table for converting English inches and decimals into millimetres).
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