Painting in dyes of pomegranate rind, myrobalan, turmeric, black, catechu, babul bark, goran bark, madder
and indigo with alum as mordant; 158 x 194 cm.
While the expression 'redcoat' conjures up an image of the British Revolutionary War soldier, the use of madder
root as a dye was not a British invention.
This book not only recovers past dimensions to agricultural history (with knock-on effects for our understanding of other aspects of economy and society) such as the importance of crops like woad, hemp and oilseed rape in seventeenth-century England: it also makes us look at partial successes and enterprising failures (such as the attempts to turn madder
into a successful cash crop in the seventeenth and eighteenth centuries) and provokes counterfactual questions (such as my current favourite, the problem of why England failed to emulate France and especially Spain by returning to late medieval initiatives for the making of ewes'-milk cheese).
Now that I'm there, I'm madder
than I was two years ago.
Some are abstract columns, the majority of which are wall-mounted, as in Ladder and Pale Madder
Cone (both 1992) and sometimes freestanding, as in Translucent Column, 1992.
Washington, December 12 ( ANI ): Researchers including Indian origin scientists have developed a non-toxic and sustainable lithium-ion battery powered by purpurin, a dye extracted from the roots of rose madder
plant (Rubia species).
CHEERS: CAMRA volunteer Stephen Vann and (below) Mick Madder
GALLONS of brews were guzzled by hundreds of thirsty drinkers at the Coventry Beer Festival this weekend.
IN case there's any doubt that Americans are madder
than a bag of whippets, here's proof.
This tale of a seemingly-devoted family man being madder
than a bag of spanners was better than last week's offering of a seemingly-devoted husband being madder
than a bag of spanners but not much.
Tamika Whitmore, she's going to be more focused than she's ever been, and Phillips will be madder
than she's ever been,'' Sparks forward DeLisha Milton said.
The music is harder than hard and the people are madder
In the new research, Leona identified a brilliant and well-known red dye, known as madder
lake, by using the silver nanoparticles.
The God-like genius that is Ian Brown returns, madder
and badder than ever.
It is that or get high blood pressure as I get madder
, of The Riddings, Earlsdon, Coventry, has the task of setting up the casks and tasting the beer before connecting ale casks to pumps.