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Re: Colors

From: Richard Light <richard@light.demon.co.uk>
Date: Wed, 24 Feb 2010 08:55:29 +0000
Message-ID: <hEzABNRBmOhLFw7r@light.demon.co.uk>
To: Bernard Vatant <bernard.vatant@mondeca.com>
Cc: Dan Brickley <danbri@danbri.org>, Pat Hayes <phayes@ihmc.us>, Linked Data community <public-lod@w3.org>
In message 
<9d93ef961002240042i1a795476g5bc732f1ae56cb67@mail.gmail.com>, Bernard 
Vatant <bernard.vatant@mondeca.com> writes
>And you have even wonderful classes such as http://dbpedia.org/class/yago/ShadesOfBlue :)

The Getty Art and Architecture Thesaurus has a full and detailed colour 
facet, e.g.:

http://www.getty.edu/vow/AATFullDisplay?find=blue&logic=AND&note=&page=1&
subjectid=300129621

However, the Getty Vocabularies are very much _not_ Linked Data. Someone 
might like to have a word with them about that.

Richard

>2010/2/24 Dan Brickley <danbri@danbri.org>
>  On Wed, Feb 24, 2010 at 8:31 AM, Pat Hayes <phayes@ihmc.us>
>  wrote:
>  > Does anyone know of URIs which identify colors? Umbel has the
>  general notion
>  > of Color, but I want the actual colors, like, you know, red, white, blue
>  and
>  > yellow. I can make up my own, but would rather use some already
>  out there,
>  > if they exist.
>  >
>  > Many thanks for any pointers.
>
>  How scruffy are you feeling?
>  http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/List_of_colors suggests you'll find a lot
>  in Wikipedia / dbpedia...
>
>  Dan
>
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Richard Light
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