How do we know what different colors,symbols and ect. mean on the masks they wore in Romeo and Juliet? Im in a hurried need. So please get back any information asap. Any information given I have to...

How do we know what different colors,symbols and ect. mean on the masks they wore in Romeo and Juliet?

Im in a hurried need. So please get back any information asap. Any information given I have to make a mask by April 16, 2007 and it is now April 14,2007.

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Color theory in the Renaissance had much to do with individuality and clean-ness of lines. According to one critic, artists who created masks for balls in the Renaissance:

"began to explore new approaches...merely by achieving more and more realism . They evolved an amazing knowledge of perspective, light and shadow, correct proportions, and they used colors with an increasing artistic freedom. Still, the procedure was...

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