Hues may refer to:
- Jack Hues (born 1954), English musician best known for forming the 1980s band Wang Chung
- Robert Hues (1553–1632), English mathematician and geographer
- Hues (album), a live album by American jazz saxophonist Sam Rivers
Other articles related to "hues, hue":
... In later years, Hues lived in Oxford where he discussed mathematics and allied subjects with like-minded friends ... terms of the will of Thomas Harriot, who died on 2 July 1621, Hues and Warner were given the responsibility of helping Harriot's executor Nathaniel Torporley to prepare Harriot's mathematical papers for ... Hues was also required to help price Harriot's books and other possessions for sale to the Bodleian Library ...
... Hues became interested in geography and mathematics – an undated source indicates that he disputed accepted values of variations of the compass after making observations off the Newfoundland coast ... Hues perhaps become acquainted with the sailor Thomas Cavendish at this time, as both of them were taught by Harriot at Raleigh's school of navigation ... An anonymous 17th-century manuscript states that Hues circumnavigated the world with Cavendish between 1586 and 1588 "purposely for taking the true Latitude of places" he may have been ...
... made of a continuous color gradient from darkest to lightest arbitrary hues ... Another gradient example, based on blue hues, is presented here (right), but any hue or mixing of hues can be used ...
... Robert Hues (1553 – 24 May 1632) was an English mathematician and geographer ... Hues became interested in geography and mathematics, and studied navigation at a school set up by Walter Raleigh ... Between 1586 and 1588, Hues traveled with Thomas Cavendish on a circumnavigation of the globe, performing astronomical observations and taking the ...
... W.H.", in which Wilde, or rather the story's narrator, describes the puns on "will" and "hues" throughout the sonnets, and particularly in the line in sonnet 20, "A man in hue all hues in ... (A "hue" was a servant see OED, "hewe" ... The original word in the Quarto for "hues" is "Hews.") ...
Famous quotes containing the word hues:
“We know that madness belongs to love,what power to paint a vile object in hues of heaven.”
—Ralph Waldo Emerson (18031882)
“the green hells of the sea
Where fallen skies and evil hues and eyeless creatures be;
On them the sea-valves cluster and the grey sea-forests curl,
Splashed with a splended sickness, the sickness of the pearl;”
—Gilbert Keith Chesterton (18741936)
“But who can paint
Like Nature? Can imagination boast
Amid its gay creation, hues like hers?”
—James Thomson (17001748)