Definition of Vandyke brown in English:
A deep rich brown.
- The Vandyke brown print is based on the first iron-silver process, the argentotype, invented in 1842 by the English astronomer, Sir John Herschel.
- Kallitype is one of a number of printing processes in the iron-silver family, along with, among others, Vandyke brown and argyrotype.
- The 18th century choice of natural earth pigments typically included raw sienna and Vandyke brown or Cologne earth.
Definition of Vandyke brown in:
- US English dictionary