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Modes of Renaissance Colour

Modes of Renaissance Colour

Cennini, Sfumato, Unione and Chiaroscuro, the four modes of Italian Renaissance Colour are explored and compared to digital game colour examples and development.

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Raphael’s Unione

Raphael’s Unione

My exploration of colour in the Rennaissance now leads me to Raphael (1483 –1520), who, according to Marcia B. Hall, was central to the development of two of the four modes of colour in Rome of the High Renaissance: Chiaroscuro and Unione.1 The other two modes which I’ve explored in earlier posts, were developed by [...]

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