SAFFRAANGEEL

SAFRANGELB (deu.)
TERM USED IN EARLY TRANSLATIONS
SAFFRON (eng.) · SAFRANGELB (deu.)

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A Saffron colour.
Germanicè Saffran-gerb ; Belg. Saffran-geel, Gall. Jaulne, come Saffran. Italicè croceo, color di Saffrano, […], Latinè Croceus colour, Græcè κροκινον à κροκος that is Saffron, the Etymon of that name is, […] from flourishing in the cold, for in frost and snow the Saffron flower, sheweth the fairest, and thriveth best, the colour in washing is made of Saffron it selfe by steeping it.

Conceptual field(s)

MATERIALITE DE L’ŒUVRE → couleurs

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Wit. {1. Loot-wit. 2. Schelp-wit. 3. Schelp-silver.}
Blaeuw. {4. Indigo. 5. Blauw Lack. 6. Blaeuw As. 7. Smalt. 8. Oltermarijn. 9. Lackmoes.}
Geel. {10. Ligte Schijtgeel. 11. Bruyne schijt Geel van verscheyde soorten. 12. Masticot. 13. Geel Oprement. 14. Saffraen. 15. Geel-Besien. 16. Geel Oocker. 17. Guttegom. 18. Rustgeel. 19. Schulp Gout.}
Groen. {20. Spaens groen. 21. Sap groen. 22. Bergh groen. 23. Groene Aerd of Terreverde.}
Root. {24. Fermilioen. 25. Meny. 26. Root Krijt. 27. Roon Oocker of Bruyn root. 28. Lack. 29. Brezilje verf.}
Bruyn. {30. Bruyn Oocker. 31. Bitter, of Root uyt de Schoorsteen. 32. Keulse aerde.}
Swart. {33. Lamp-swart. 34. Been-swart. 35. Wijngaert-swart. 36. Smee-Kool-swart. 37. Oostindische Inct.}
De andere Coleuren nu die in de Verlichterie souden mogen dienen, konnen alle uyt dese boven-genoemde Verwen, door vermengingh getempert en gevonden werden;

[suggested translation, Marije Osnabrugge:] White. {1. Lead White. 2. Flake white. 3. Shell-silver.} Blue. {4. Indigo. 5. Blue Laquer. 6. Blue bice. 7. Smalt. 8. Ultramarine. 9. Litmus.} Yellow. {10. Light Pinck. 11. Brown Pinck. 12. Masticot. 13. Yellow orpiment. 14. Saffron. 15. French berries. 16. Yellow Ocher. 17. Gum bugee. 18. Spruce Oker. 19. Shell-Gold.} Green. {20. Verdigris. 21. Sap Green. 22. Bergh Green. 23. Terraverde.} Red. {24. Vermilion. 25. Red lead. 26. Red Chalk. 27. Red Ocher. Spanish brown. 28. Lake. 29. Brasil.} Brown {30. Brown Ocher. 31. Soot. 32. Collins Earth.} Black {33. Lamp black. 34. Ivory Black. 35. Vine black. 36. Smal-coal black. 37. East India ink.} The other Colours that may be of use in the Illumination, can all be mixed and found from the aforementioned Colours through mixing;

This colour is also cited on pages: part I: 2, 13, 14, 15, 22, 26, 41; part II: 7, 16, 20, 22, 23, 24, 26, 27, 33, 34, 35, 36, 37, 48, 50, 56. In between pages 2 and 3, Goeree inserted a sample sheet, on which the owner of the book could paint the different colours mentioned in the book. [MO]

Conceptual field(s)

MATERIALITE DE L’ŒUVRE → couleurs

Quotation

Saffraen

[suggested translation, Marije Osnabrugge:] Saffron.

Conceptual field(s)

MATERIALITE DE L’ŒUVRE → couleurs