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Natural Pigments Natural Black Oxide 100 g - Color: Black

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Natural Pigments Natural Black Oxide 100 g - Color: Black
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Our natural black iron oxide is from the last remaining European company operating the ochre deposits in the French quarries of Gargas and Rustrel nestled in a 12 mile long enclave in the heart of the Luberon Massif, the ochre country. A dense, opaque, heavy color that is absolutely permanent. It is comparatively cool to neutral in undertone, wets easily, and is non-greasy, when compared to carbon blacks. It is a useful pigment when these qualities are required.

Pigment Names
Common Names: English: black oxide
French: oxyde noir
German: Oxid Schwarzes
Italian: ossido nero
Japanese: 酸化物黒
Portuguese: óxido preto
Spanish: óxido negro
Alternate Names: English: black iron oxide, iron oxide
French: fer oxydé, naturelle noir Indien

Mars black is the name given to the artificial substitute of natural black oxide.
Origin and History

Black oxide is a recent development in modern pigments and was unknown in artists' palettes before the 19th century.

Source

The source of natural black oxide usually is from an iron ore called magnetite. Magnetite, also known as lodestone, is a ferrous ferric oxide (ferrosic oxide) that is a heavy, black color and opaque. Theoretically, black iron oxide contains slightly more iron metal than red oxide but not nearly as much as yellow oxide. The native mineral may contain varying amounts of manganese, sulfur, clay and silica.

Permanence and Compatibility

Natural black oxide is absolutely permanent colors for all uses on the artist's palette. It is compatible with all other pigments, and can be used with good results in all mediums.

Oil Absorption and Grinding

Natural black oxide absorbs a moderately low amount of oil. The oil absorption ratio is 10–15 parts by weight of pigment to 100 parts by weight of linseed oil. If the measurement were grams, it would require 100 grams (by weight) of linseed oil to grind 10 to 15 grams (by weight) of pigment to form a stiff paste. It makes an average drying oil paint, and forms a hard, fairly flexible film.

Toxicity

Natural black oxide is not considered toxic, but care should be used in handling the dry powder pigment to avoid inhaling the dust.


Rublev Colours Pigment: Natural Black Oxide

Pigment Information
Color: Black
Colour Index: Pigment Black 11 (77499)
Chemical Name: Ferrous ferric oxide produced from magnetite ore
Chemical Formula: Fe3O4
ASTM Lightfastness Rating
Acrylic: I
Oil: I
Watercolor: I
Properties
Density: 5.15
Hardness: 5.5–6.0
Refractive Index: n=2.42




Specifications:

Color: Black
Color Index: Pigment Black 11 (77499)
Chemical Name: Ferrous ferric oxide produced from magnetite ore
Acrylic: I
Oil: I
Watercolor: I
Density: 5.15
Hardness: 5.5–6.0
Refractive Index: n=2.42



Natural Pigments

Natural Pigments is a limited liability company based in Willits, California. We manufacture and distribute rare and hard-to-find materials for fine artists and decorators. We specialize in supplying artists' materials that were used in historical painting since pre-historic times up to and including the nineteenth century.

We constantly search for materials and products of the finest quality so that we can bring them direct to you from the source. To do so, we travel the world to find materials specifically for use by professional artists and decorators. We obtain minerals from mines in Afghanistan, Chile, Russia, Ukraine and Uzbekistan, to name a few places, processing these into natural pigments. We purchase resins, gums and plants from India, Kenya and Malaysia to make natural varnishes and painting mediums.

Our mission is to provide the largest variety of natural pigments, paints and other professional artists' supplies, enabling us to bring you a selection that makes shopping for rare and hard-to-find art materials easy. Our objective is to promote the education and use of these materials among artists by providing detailed information for their employment in encaustic, fresco, oil, watercolor and tempera painting.
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Product weight: 0.25 lbs
 

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