Cadmium Yellow – Series 4

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Art Spectrum® Cadmium Yellow is a genuine yellow colour on the spectrum.

Cadmium Yellow uses an opaque pigment and has excellent tinting properties. Cadmium was discovered in 1817 as an unintended side effect of the zinc industry.

Pigments Lightfastness Permanence Opacity Granulating /Staining
PY37 ASTM I ****         (excellent) Opaque Staining

ASTM Approved Permanent Colours American Society for Testing and Materials, conforming to standard D4302-90.

In accordance with proven traditional methods of production, all Art Spectrum® Artists’ Watercolours are carefully stone milled to enhance the individual brilliance of each selected permanent pigment and to maximise its handling qualities.