van Gogh Palettes

CODE: GitHub
DATATYPE: images
YEARS: 1880-1890
SUBSETS: genres
VIZTYPE: slice histogram multi
FEATURES: saturation, hue
FEAT SRC: scikit-image

This is a series of slice histograms, sampled to be the same size, each one representing the color palette for a genre of van Gogh's paintings. This way into his use of color is superior to simple statistical plots; since it is composed of the images themselves, it preserves all the color detail.