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ID: 300266256
Page Link: http://vocab.getty.edu/page/aat/300266256

 

Record Type: concept
bister (color) (variable brown colors, brown colors, ... Color (hierarchy name))

 

Note: A warm brownish color varying from light to moderate value, originally referring to the color of bister, which is a brown pigment made from boiling the soot of wood and used primarily to add washes to pen and ink drawings.
 
Terms:
bister (color) (preferred,C,U,American English-P,D,U,U)
bister (kleur) (Dutch-P,D,U,U)
bistre (color) (C,U,British English,UF,U,U)

Facet/Hierarchy Code:  D.DL

Hierarchical Position:

Hierarchy of Physical Attributes Facet
Physical Attributes Facet
Hierarchy of Color (hierarchy name)
.... Color (hierarchy name) (G)
Hierarchy of colors (hues or tints)
........ colors (hues or tints) (G)
Hierarchy of chromatic colors
............ chromatic colors (G)
Hierarchy of brown colors
................ brown colors (G)
Hierarchy of variable brown colors
.................... variable brown colors (G)
Hierarchy of bister (color)
........................ bister (color) (G)

Additional Notes:
Dutch ..... Warmbruine kleur variĆ«rend van licht tot middelmatig. Verwees oorspronkelijk naar de kleur van bister, een roetbruin pigment dat ontstaat door het koken van houtroet en dat voornamelijk wordt gebruikt bij het wassen van pentekeningen. 

Related concepts:
meaning/usage overlaps with ....  dark orange yellow
..................................................  (orange yellow, yellow colors, ... Color (hierarchy name)) [300128069]
meaning/usage overlaps with ....  dark yellow
..................................................  (yellow colors, chromatic colors, ... Color (hierarchy name)) [300127906]
meaning/usage overlaps with ....  deep yellow
..................................................  (yellow colors, chromatic colors, ... Color (hierarchy name)) [300127843]
meaning/usage overlaps with ....  grayish brown
..................................................  (brown colors, chromatic colors, ... Color (hierarchy name)) [300127528]
meaning/usage overlaps with ....  grayish yellow
..................................................  (yellow colors, chromatic colors, ... Color (hierarchy name)) [300127947]
meaning/usage overlaps with ....  grayish yellowish brown
..................................................  (yellowish brown, brown colors, ... Color (hierarchy name)) [300127718]
meaning/usage overlaps with ....  light brown
..................................................  (brown colors, chromatic colors, ... Color (hierarchy name)) [300127503]
meaning/usage overlaps with ....  light brownish gray
..................................................  (brownish gray, brown colors, ... Color (hierarchy name)) [300127559]
meaning/usage overlaps with ....  light grayish brown
..................................................  (grayish brown, brown colors, ... Color (hierarchy name)) [300127538]
meaning/usage overlaps with ....  light grayish olive
..................................................  (grayish olive, olive colors, ... Color (hierarchy name)) [300128348]
meaning/usage overlaps with ....  light grayish yellowish brown
..................................................  (grayish yellowish brown, yellowish brown, ... Color (hierarchy name)) [300127724]
meaning/usage overlaps with ....  light olive brown
..................................................  (olive brown, brown colors, ... Color (hierarchy name)) [300127750]
meaning/usage overlaps with ....  light yellowish brown
..................................................  (yellowish brown, brown colors, ... Color (hierarchy name)) [300127681]
meaning/usage overlaps with ....  moderate greenish yellow
..................................................  (greenish yellow, yellow colors, ... Color (hierarchy name)) [300128279]
meaning/usage overlaps with ....  moderate olive brown
..................................................  (olive brown, brown colors, ... Color (hierarchy name)) [300127777]
meaning/usage overlaps with ....  moderate orange yellow
..................................................  (orange yellow, yellow colors, ... Color (hierarchy name)) [300128040]
meaning/usage overlaps with ....  moderate yellow
..................................................  (yellow colors, chromatic colors, ... Color (hierarchy name)) [300127876]
meaning/usage overlaps with ....  moderate yellowish brown
..................................................  (yellowish brown, brown colors, ... Color (hierarchy name)) [300127699]
meaning/usage overlaps with ....  pale yellow
..................................................  (yellow colors, chromatic colors, ... Color (hierarchy name)) [300127919]
meaning/usage overlaps with ....  strong yellowish brown
..................................................  (yellowish brown, brown colors, ... Color (hierarchy name)) [300127670]

Sources and Contributors:
bister (color)............  [RKD, AAT-Ned Preferred, VP Preferred]
.............................  AAT-Ned (1994-)
.............................  Merriam-Webster's Collegiate Dictionary [online] (1997-2002) accessed 31 January 2007
.............................  Oxford English Dictionary Online (2002-) accessed 31 January 2007
.............................  Princeton WordNet Lexical Database (2002-) accessed 31 January 2006
.............................  Van Dale Groot Woordenboek (1998)
.............................  Van Dale Ne-En (1991)
bistre (color)............  [VP]
.............................  Oxford English Dictionary Online (2002-)
 
Subject: .....  [RKD, AAT-Ned, VP]
............  Van Dale Groot Woordenboek (1998)
............  Van Dale Ne-En (1991)
 
Note:
English .......... [VP]
.......... Encyclopedia Britannica Online (2002-) accessed 7 February 2007
.......... Merriam-Webster's Collegiate Dictionary [online] (1997-2002) accessed 31 January 2007
Dutch .......... [RKD, AAT-Ned]
.......... AAT-Ned (1994-)
.......... Van Dale Groot Woordenboek (1998)
.......... Van Dale Ne-En (1991)

 

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