Astahova E.V.

Color in Character of the Spain

The article deals with the analysis of the concept of color making reference to the image of Spain. The color is a complicated multi level concept
connected to universal categories as space, time, life, death. It acts as a kea and way of knowledge of the history, social relations, language, traditions, mentality and character. The author cites examples of the color’s symbols in poetry, paintings, paremiology and shows as a cultural sense of color is fixed in relation to the conscience and communication.