Goethe defined color as “the deeds and sufferings of light”

River Shells

Die Geschichte der Flussconchylien : mit vorzüglicher Rücksicht auf diejenigen welche in den thüringischen Wassern leben
(The history of Flussconchylien: excellent with regard
to those who live in the waters of Thuringia.
google trans.)

Johann Samuel Schröter (1735-1808)

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