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- Title: Colour: Part One: Colour-Experience (Erlebnis)
- the polar opposite of white is black. That black is darkness, we no
- Let us now pass on to black or darkness. We see that we can
- which exists between darkness and blackness. Let us now take black,
- and try to connect something with a black darkness. We can do so.
- Certainly black is easy to find as a characteristic of something even
- black has something to do with carbon, let us realize that carbon can
- also be quite clear and transparent; but then it is a diamond. Black,
- however, is so characteristic of carbon that if it were not black, if
- it were white and transparent, it would be a diamond. Black is so
- existence to the blackness. Thus carbon owes its dark, black,
- carbon-existence to the dark blackness in which it appears; just as
- Let us place ourselves in blackness, absolute black around us, black
- darkness — in black darkness no physical being can do anything.
- coal. Thus black shows itself to be foreign in life, hostile to life.
- We see this in carbon, for when plants are carbonized they turn black;
- Life, then, can do nothing in blackness. Soul — the soul slips away
- from us when awful blackness is within us. The spirit, however,
- flourishes; the spirit can penetrate the blackness and make its
- blackness — and if we endeavour to investigate the art of black and
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- Title: Colour: Part One: The Luminous and Pictorial Nature of Colours
- point of view and found on the way — white, black, green,
- black is pictured in the spirit as the image of the dead, as we say
- must reckon black and white among the colours — with the
- picture-character: black, white, green, peach-colour.
- When the lifeless appears in the Spirit you get black.
- must seek it in another way, as follows: Imagine I paint here a black,
- below it a white, another black, below it a white and so on — black
- and white alternately — now imagine that this black and white was
- yellow and blue from left to right. Now I take black and white; I
- black and white, to be shone through, pierced with red: if I could
- select the right shade, I should, through this play of black and white
- two of the colours we have, black and white, we must instill movement
- shine through the moving white and black. You will also see something
- only if one could represent white and black in motion and then let
- continual wave movement of black and white, with red rays through it.
- Again, we take two colours, black and white, in a scale of reciprocated
- Yesterday we found the four colours: black, white, peach-colour and
- red. We were compelled today to let black and white move in and out of
- each other when we produced peach-colour. Black and white are
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- Title: Colour: Part One: The Phenomenon of Colour in Material Nature
- got black, white, green and peach-colour as images, and from
- green. Black and white are to a certain extent frontier-colours and are
- don't you, that if I paint a black table on a white ground, that is
- paint a black table on a white ground, it is purely a drawing, but you
- What do the colours black, white, green and peach allow to inanimate
- You have to give the colours that have image-character, black, white,
- sunlight is that in the dark, when all cats are grey or black, we do
- Recall the scheme which I have given you, in which I said: black is
- Title: Colour: Part Two: The Connection of the Natural with the Moral-Psychical. Living in Light and Weight.
- [Dr. Steiner was here describing on the blackboard the three
- Title: Colour: Part Three: The Creative World of Colour
- In quarters where they are anxious to blacken us before the world, it
- Title: Colour: Part Three: Colours as Revelations of the Psychic in the World
- Take, on the other hand, black. When you see black, when we use black
- spirit has to find its place on awakening in black darkness. So one
- can feel black as the spiritual image of the lifeless.
- the psychic image of the spirit and black as the spiritual image of
- and go up to the spirit. Black = the spiritual image of the lifeless.
- and black give one the desire to have an enclosed image. One wants to
- shadow, for it is shadowed light. Black is the darkest. Green and
- And so one can call the four colours, flesh-colour, and green, black and
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