Patrick Baty

True archaeologist of color, British Architectural Paint Specialist, Patrick Baty has been indexing paint used from Ancient times to the first half of the 20th century for over 30 years. His research techniques include collecting samples directly from old buildings.

He was awarded a Royal Warrant for his work with colour.

Les Blancs Cassés (Off White)
The 1950’s colours
The 1960’s colours
The 1970’s colours
Les couleurs Historiques
Les couleurs Traditionnelles

323 shades

Researcher – Expert specialized in the History of Color within Architecture


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Thought out, prepared and presented not from a chromatic but from a chronological point of view, Patrick Baty’s work is of the highest interest. It reveals how vivid and bright ancient tones really were.