Definition of Colourers
1. colourer [n] - See also: colourer
Lexicographical Neighbors of Colourers
Literary usage of Colourers
Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:
1. United States Statutes at Large: Containing the Laws and Concurrent by United States (1850)
"One draughtsman and two colourers to be appointed in i In' general land office for one year. STATUTE I. April 2,1824. [Obsolete.] Sums appropriated for tho ..."
2. Memoir of the Late James Hope by Hope (Anne Fulton), Klein Grant, Burder (Thomas Harrison) (1844)
"In the same way, he coloured the first plate of each as a pattern to the colourers, and when completed, all the coloured plates were inspected hy him and ..."
3. The Birds of America by John James] [Audubon (1844)
"This department of the work was entrusted to Mr. JT BOWEN, and his efforts to perfect the whole were ably seconded by the talented artists and colourers in ..."
4. Notes and Queries by Martim de Albuquerque (1858)
"... of a wash or two of delicate size, such as print colourers use to prepare their prints (which are mostly on bibulous paper) to receive water-colours. ..."
5. The Bibliographer's Manual of English Literature: Containing an Account of by William Thomas Lowndes (1864)
"An Advertisement and Defence for Trueth against her Backbiter«, and specially against the whispering Favourers and Colourers of Campion's, and the rest of ..."