A late-eighteenth century version of Mayer's triangle retains the number of chambers, but does not indicate that it is only one of a series. Source: Triangle Chromatique. From Jacques Lacombe, Dictionnaire encyclopédique des amusemens des sciences mathématiques et physiques (Paris, 1792).

From The creation of color in eighteenth-century Europe by Sarah Lowengard

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  • European: 1400-1800
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  • Chromatic triangle. A late-eighteenth century version of Mayer's triangle retains the number of chambers, but does not indicate that it is only one of a series. Source: Triangle Chromatique. From Jacques Lacombe, Dictionnaire encyclopédique des amusemens des sciences mathématiques et physiques (Paris, 1792).