Behr Calligraphy N490-6

Color code:N490-6
Color name:Calligraphy
Brand:Behr

Behr color N490-6 Calligraphy exudes sophistication and elegance with its deep charcoal gray hue. This versatile color pairs beautifully with cool tones like N470-5 Norway Spruce for a modern and sleek look. For a more eclectic feel, consider pairing Calligraphy with warm tones like N310-7 Licorice Stick. Whether used as an accent or as a main color, N490-6 Calligraphy adds depth and richness to any space. Elevate your interiors with this timeless color that effortlessly complements a range of color palettes.

Calligraphy for bedroom

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We’ve hand-picked a beautiful collection of photos of this amazing Beige shade used in real bedrooms. Take a look and imagine how this wonderful cool Dark paint color could transform your own bedroom space.

Calligraphy for living room

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Behr Calligraphy N490-6 living room
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Behr Calligraphy N490-6 living room fireplace
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Behr Calligraphy N490-6 living room
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Behr Calligraphy N490-6 living room fireplace
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Behr Calligraphy N490-6 living room
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Check out this stunning Dark used in real living rooms. Explore how this Blue color shade can create a unique space

Behr Calligraphy reviews

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View the photos of real spaces painted with this that were not included in specific categories.Close-ups, painted furniture, storages and dressers, hallways, stairs and ceilings.

What are Behr Calligraphy undertones?

Blue is Behr Calligraphy undertone color, as you can clearly see on the color field below. To determine this undertone we’ve removed all the tints, tones, shades and get HUE (pure color). Seems that undertone definition on a white sheet is already outdated and rather inaccurate

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G
B

HEX value

HEX value:

#59636A

RGB code:

89, 99, 106

Is Behr Calligraphy N490-6 cool or warm?

warm colors
Color wheel
cool colors

With a hue of 205° this Blue refers cool paint shade according to HSL (Hue, Saturation, Lightness) on the color wheel.

N490-6 Calligraphy HSL code: 205, 9%, 38%

Hue - degree on a color wheel from 0 to 360. 0 is red, 120 is green, and 240 is blue.
Saturation is a percentage value. 0% is a shade of grey, and 100% is the full color.
Lightness is also a percentage value. 0% is black, and 100% is white.

  • Cool Blue shades make a room feel sleek, fresh and modern
  • Cooler hues have a calm and relaxation effect
  • Cool Grey undertones make small spaces feel more open and expansive
  • Cool paint hue are ideal for bedroom or bathroom. Be careful with deep blues and greens in bathroom, which will reflect on your skin.

Act like a pro: Mixing warm and cool shades is a must have to get harmonius interior. Add accents that contrast with the primary color to create visual balance. If your walls are a warm color, don’t forget to add accent in cold colors (furniture, art, décor). A good practice is too use a complementary color scheme.

Coordinating colors.
Colors that go with Behr Calligraphy:

Monochromatic color scheme

Monochromatic color scheme

This scheme consists of different shades, tints, and tones of a single color. It's the perfect hue combination, but with no accent decor it's pretty boring.

Lighter shades

Darker shades

Complementary color scheme

Complementary color scheme

This color scheme is a combination of two colors that are opposite each other on the color wheel. The high contrast between these colors creates a vibrant and dynamic visual effect.

Color comparison

Calligraphy N490-6 vs Mountain Pass SW 9655

Looking for the perfect paint color for your space? Discover which one suits your needs in our comparison.

Behr Calligraphy N490-6 vs Sherwin Williams Mountain Pass SW 9655Open Calligraphy N490-6
LRV: 12.07%
Medium Dark color
Temperature: cold
LRV: 13.54%
Medium Dark color
Temperature: cold

Calligraphy N490-6 vs Needlepoint Navy SW 0032

Trying to decide between these two shades? Our comparison highlights the similarities and differences between these two paint colors.

Behr Calligraphy N490-6 vs Sherwin Williams Needlepoint Navy SW 0032Open Calligraphy N490-6
LRV: 12.07%
Medium Dark color
Temperature: cold
LRV: 12.67%
Medium Dark color
Temperature: cold