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Forbes Pigment Collection

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We’re on the fourth floor of the Harvard Art Museums, inside a lab at the Straus Center for Conservation and Technical Studies that looks out upon a skylit atrium through crystal-clear glass. 50 more words

A Collection of 3,000 Pigments Made from Cow Urine, Shells, Insects, and More by Claire Voon from HYPERALLERGIC

The Forbes Pigment Collection contains samples of material that represent all shades of the rainbow — plus brown, white, black, and metallic.

Nearly 100 years ago, Edward Waldo Forbes — art historian and former director of the  280 more words