Today, when we visit an ancient temple or admire marble statues in the archaeological museum, we got the wrong impression that art in ancient Greece was colorless. On contrary, color in antiquity played a particularly important role.
We often hear about the famous “ancient four colors”, which are connected with the philosophical approach. The ancient, believed in four colors and primary colors were red, yellow, black and white. By mixing them, they obtain the widest range of colors.
Hand-cut and hand-sewn genuine leather sandal
Matching durable sole – hand-cut
Lining and upper part – hand-cut and hand-sewn leather
Color: dyed leather
Country of origin: Greece
In ancient Greece, the color black symbolized life because the day was born of darkness.