Cool color signature covers

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Cool article from Wired (yeah it’s a few years old now but hey) about artist Jaz Parkinson, who indexed the references to colors in various novels and created visual signatures of them. From the article

 Jaz Parkinson, an art student from England, was curious about how the written imagery in the work would translate into color, so she decided to chart the color signatures of some of her favorite books.

Using the color-related data pulled from novels, Parkinson visualized how famous books would look if you could only read them through a visual signature. “I think the charts are beautiful and informative, which is a very special mix of the subjective and the objective,” she says. “They reveal a new dataset which hasn’t been associated with the book before.”
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2001: A Space Odyssey Posters by Kilian Eng

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Peter & The Wolf — Siggi Eggertsson

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Some Lettering Fonts by J. Howard Cromwell (1887)

From A System of Easy Lettering by J. Howard  Cromwell (1887):

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Dan McPharlin’s Miniatures

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From Beating — Tommi Musturi

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Splintering — Atelier Olschinsky

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