The Colour Spectrum Series

Exhausting the photogravure technique’s potential to produce the fullest body of pigment, Eliasson’s Colour Spectrum Series presents the spectral range of colours in a series of 48 photogravures. Installed in one row, the series displays the gradual shift from one colour to another, each of the 48 panels displaying a portion of the spectrum’s transition from shorter to longer wavelengths.

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Olafur Eliasson

The Colour Spectrum Series, 2005

Print technique
Photogravure on Hahnemühle Bütten 300g
Paper size 34.5 x 45.5 cm – Plate size 27 x 45.5 cm

Total framed size 225 x 392 cm

Edition
Edition of 18
Series/Set
Set of 48
Printer
Printed by Julie Dam, Mikkel Thielemann
Publisher
Published by Niels Borch Jensen Editions
Signed by:
Signed and numbered by the artist
Registration no
ID: OlE 05 001-1

Acquired by The Jordan Schnitzer Family Foundation, Seattle; MoMA, New York

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Olafur Eliasson

The Colour Spectrum Series, 2005

Print technique
Photogravure on Hahnemühle Bütten 300g
Paper size 34.5 x 45.5 cm – Plate size 27 x 45.5 cm

Total framed size 225 x 392 cm

Edition
Edition of 18
Series/Set
Set of 48
Printer
Printed by Julie Dam, Mikkel Thielemann
Publisher
Published by Niels Borch Jensen Editions
Signed by:
Signed and numbered by the artist
Registration no
ID: OlE 05 001-1

Acquired by The Jordan Schnitzer Family Foundation, Seattle; MoMA, New York

Have further questions? Ask a specialist or visit our Terms & Conditions.

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