Wine (color)

The color wine or vinous, vinaceous, is a dark shade of red. It is a representation of the typical color of red wine.

Wine
 
About these coordinates     Color coordinates
Hex triplet#722F37
sRGBB  (rgb)(114, 47, 55)
CMYKH   (c, m, y, k)(0, 59, 52, 55)
HSV       (h, s, v)(353°, 59%, 45[1]%)
SourceISCC-NBS
ISCC–NBS descriptorDeep reddish brown
B: Normalized to [0–255] (byte)
H: Normalized to [0–100] (hundred)

The first recorded use of wine as a color name in English was in 1705.[2] The term "bordeaux" is also sometimes used to describe this color.[3]

Red wine
Red wine

Variations of wineEdit

ClaretEdit

Claret
 
      Color coordinates
Hex triplet#7F1734
sRGBB  (rgb)(127, 23, 52)
CMYKH   (c, m, y, k)(0, 82, 59, 50)
HSV       (h, s, v)(343°, 82%, 50[4]%)
SourceXona.com Color List
ISCC–NBS descriptorDeep red
B: Normalized to [0–255] (byte)
H: Normalized to [0–100] (hundred)

At right is displayed the color claret.

Another name for this color is bordeaux.[5]

This color is a representation of the average color of bordeaux wine.

 
Bordeaux wine

The first recorded use of claret as a color name in English was in 1547.[6]

BurgundyEdit

Burgundy
 
      Color coordinates
Hex triplet#800020
sRGBB  (rgb)(128, 0, 32)
HSV       (h, s, v)(345°, 100%, 50%)
Source[2]/Maerz and Paul[7]
ISCC–NBS descriptorDeep red
B: Normalized to [0–255] (byte)

Burgundy is a red color associated with the Burgundy wine of the same name, which in turn is named after the Burgundy region of France.

The first recorded use of "burgundy" as a color name in English was in 1881.[8]

Wine dregsEdit

Wine Dregs
 
      Color coordinates
Hex triplet#673147
sRGBB  (rgb)(103, 49, 71)
CMYKH   (c, m, y, k)(103, 59, 52, 55)
HSV       (h, s, v)(336°, 52%, 40[9]%)
SourceMaerz and Paul[10]
ISCC–NBS descriptorDark purplish red
B: Normalized to [0–255] (byte)
H: Normalized to [0–100] (hundred)

Wine dregs, or dregs of wine, is a deep tone of the color wine. It refers to the color of the lees of wine which settle at the bottom of a wine vessel. The first recorded use of wine dregs as a color name in English was in 1924.[11] This color and old gold are the official colors of the Phi Delta Chi and Delta Psi fraternities.

Wine in human cultureEdit

Fashion

  • The color wine is often used in fashion for various articles of clothing.

Sports

See alsoEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ web.forret.com Color Conversion Tool set to hex code of color #722F37 (Wine):
  2. ^ Maerz and Paul A Dictionary of Color New York:1930 McGraw-Hill Page 207
  3. ^ [1]
  4. ^ web.forret.com Color Conversion Tool set to hex code of color #7F1734 (Claret):
  5. ^ Maerz and Paul A Dictionary of Color New York:1930 McGraw-Hill Page 150--Discussion of the color bordeaux; the first use of bordeaux as a synonym for claret was sometime in the 1800s (exact year uncertain) Page 191
  6. ^ Maerz and Paul A Dictionary of Color New York:1930 McGraw-Hill Page 193; Color Sample of Claret Page 29 Plate 3 Color Sample K4
  7. ^ The color displayed in the color box above matches the color called burgundy in the 1930 book by Maerz and Paul A Dictionary of Color New York:1930 McGraw-Hill; the color burgundy is displayed on page 135, Plate 56, Color Sample E8.
  8. ^ 1989, Oxford English Dictionary, 2nd ed., s.v. Burgundy.
  9. ^ web.forret.com Color Conversion Tool set to hex code of color #673147 (Wine Dregs):
  10. ^ The color displayed in the color box above matches the color called wine dregs in the 1930 book by Maerz and Paul A Dictionary of Color New York:1930 McGraw-Hill; the color wine dregs is displayed on page 37, Plate 7, Color Sample L7.
  11. ^ Maerz and Paul A Dictionary of Color New York:1930 McGraw-Hill Page 207; Color Sample of Wine Dregs Page 37 Plate 7 Color Sample L7
  12. ^ "Cavaliers Logo Suite Evolves to Modernize Look". NBA.com/Cavaliers. NBA Media Ventures, LLC. May 31, 2017. Retrieved June 13, 2017.