The hexadecimal color code #990317 is a medium dark shade of pink-red. In the RGB color model #990317 is comprised of 60% red, 1.18% green and 9.02% blue. In the HSL color space #990317 has a hue of 352° (degrees), 96% saturation and 31% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 616.59 nm.
I found I could say things with color and shapes that I couldn't say any other way--things I had no words for.
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A work of art which did not begin in emotion is not art.
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Colour is my day-long obsession, joy and torment.
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