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Yellow color meaning

Yellow color. Immersed no 2. Painting by Jennifer Lommers. Yellow color meaning

Immersed no 2. Painting by Jennifer Lommers. (Image from website fineartamerica.com). Yellow color meaning

Yellow color meaning
First of all, this warm color of sunshine has conflicting symbolism. On the one hand, it denotes happiness and joy. However, on the other hand, yellow is the color of cowardice and deceit.
Traditionally, taxis in New York and some other places, school buses in Canada, the U.S. and in the UK – painted yellow. Besides, yellow are mailboxes in the Ukraine, Lithuania, Germany and France. For a long time in the Netherlands, yellow was the color of public transport – buses, trams and passenger trains.
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Bordeaux Color

Bordeaux Color

Fabulous sunset of Claret, or Bordeaux Color

Bordeaux Color
Known as Burgundy, maroon, or simply claret, Bordeaux Color – one of the profound and solemn shades of red, has become one of the favorites this season. Officially, the tone got its name in 1891 in honor of the dark red French wine from Bordeaux. Prior to this, in the Russian language this color was known as “Chermnyy.” Of the primary colors (red, blue and yellow) burgundy obtained by mixing approximately three pieces of bright red, one piece of dark blue and a few drops of yellow. The result is a warm, harmonious and very rich burgundy color.
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