Reviews

  • Brilliant...in every sense. Ball's book is the volume that has been missing from my library

    Guardian
  • Brings the mysterious subject of colour wonderfully alive. Quite literally an eye-opener

    Economist
  • A succinct and elegantly structured new survey of Western painting. Ball pitches his learning just right between academic history and a highly readable series of anecdotes and biographical sketches

    Daily Mail
  • Full of fascinating vignettes. Philip Ball writes engagingly on complicated topics

    Sunday Telegraph
  • Scattered with attractive particles, sparkles with redolent names... A solid, well-researched compendium of information

    TLS

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