Vermilion Permanent – Series 3

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Art Spectrum® Spectrum Vermillion is a brilliant red pigment on the spectrum. It was originally made from the powdered mineral Cinnabar. It was particularly popular in Ancient Rome, the illuminated manuscripts of the Middle Ages and paintings of the Renaissance.

Pigments Lightfastness Permanence Opacity Granulating /Staining
P036 ASTM I ****         (excellent) Semi – 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.