Perspective and Colour

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    IN Brain, Parts LXI. and LXII., which have just been published, occurs an interesting article by Prof. Einthoven (of Leyden) on the production of shadow and perspective effects by difference of colour. The following is an account of the phenomena:—

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    Perspective and Colour. Nature 48, 186 (1893) doi:10.1038/048186a0

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