Permanent Mauve – Series 3

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Art Spectrum® Permanent Mauve is a violet colour on the cooler side of the spectrum. Mauve was discovered in England in 1856 by Sir William Perkin, it originates from a lake pigment.

Pigments Lightfastness Permanence Opacity Granulating /Staining
PB29, PV19 ASTM I ****         (excellent) Transparent 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.