| Sentences of juxtaposition|
n. act of positioning close together; side-by-side position
It is the result of the juxtaposition of contrasting colors.
Sentence in Classic:
He found the count standing before some copies of Albano and Fattore that had been passed off to the banker as originals; but which, mere copies as they were, seemed to feel their degradation in being brought into juxtaposition with the gaudy colors that covered the ceiling.
The Count of Monte Cristo By Alexandre Dumas Context