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This volume is the most comprehensive compilation in English of Rudolf
Steiner's insights into the nature of color, painting and artistic
creation. There are three parts to this lecture series, each part
containing multiple lectures.
By Rudolf Steiner
Translation Authorized by Harry Collison
Bn 291, GA 291, CW 291
Copyright © 1935
This volume is the most comprehensive compilation in English
of Rudolf Steiner's insights into the nature of color, painting and
artistic creation. There are three parts to this lecture series, each
part containing multiple lectures.
These lectures are part of the lecture-series,
The Nature of Color.
Published in German as,
Das Wesen der Farben
(vol. 291 in the Bibliographic Survey).
This volume is presented here with the kind permission of the Rudolf
Steiner Nachlassverwaltung, Dornach, Switzerland.
From Bn 291, GA 291, CW 291.
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| ||Cover Sheet
|Drawing by Arild Rosenkrantz
|Table of Contents
|Preface by Marie Steiner
|Part I: Table of Contents: The Nature of Colour
|Lecture 1: ||Colour-Experience (Erlebnis)
||May 06, 1921|
|Lecture 2: ||The Luminous and Pictorial Nature of Colours
||May 07, 1921|
|Lecture 3: ||The Phenomenon of Colour in Material Nature
||May 08, 1921|
|Part II: Table of Contents: Colour in Light and Darkness; Dimension, Number, Weight
|Lecture 1: ||Thought and Will as Light and Darkness
||December 05, 1920|
|Lecture 2: ||The Connection of the Natural with the Moral-Psychical.
Living in Light and Weight.
|December 10, 1920|
|Lecture 3: ||Dimension, Number and Weight
||July 29, 1923|
|Part III: Table of Contents: The Creative World of Colour
|Part III: Introduction
|Lecture 1: ||The Creative World of Colour
||July 26, 1914|
|Lecture 2: ||Artistic and Moral Experience
||January 01, 1915|
|Lecture 3: ||Colours as Revelations of the Psychic in the World
||May 18, 1923|
|Lecture 4: ||The Hierarchies and the Nature of the Rainbow
||January 04, 1924||
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