Egyptian Blue Pigment

SKU: NAP-GROUP-9486817
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Pigment type
Inorganic, Historical, Synthetic
Egyptian Blue Pigment is a truly unique and historical treasure, boasting a rich heritage that spans thousands of years. This captivating blue pigment has been prized for its vibrant color and remarkable lightfastness since ancient times, making it a prized possession among artists, artisans, and historians alike. As the first synthetic pigment ever created, Egyptian Blue has been meticulously crafted using a combination of quartz, chalk, malachite, and soda ash, heated to perfection at extremely high temperatures. This labor-intensive process results in a stunning blue hue that is both mesmerizing and timeless.

The allure of Egyptian Blue lies not only in its striking color but also in its rich history, which dates back to the early dynasties of ancient Egypt. This phenomenal pigment was highly sought after by the Egyptians, who used it extensively in their artwork, jewelry, and even in the decoration of their majestic temples and tombs. As the centuries passed, Egyptian Blue continued to captivate artists and craftsmen, who prized it for its vibrant color and exceptional durability.

Today, Rublev Colours is proud to offer this extraordinary pigment in its purest form, meticulously crafted to retain its original splendor. Whether you're an artist seeking to add a touch of antiquity to your work or a history enthusiast looking to recreate ancient masterpieces, Egyptian Blue is sure to transport you to a world of breathtaking beauty and timeless elegance. With its exceptional lightfastness and versatility, this magnificent pigment is suitable for a wide range of applications, from oil painting to frescoes and beyond.

Egyptian Blue is more than just a pigment - it's an experience that whisks you away to a bygone era, where art and craftsmanship reigned supreme. Immerse yourself in the mystique of ancient Egypt, where the pharaohs and their artisans mastered the art of creating breathtaking works of art that continue to inspire us to this day. Whether you're an artist, collector, or simply someone who appreciates the beauty of history, Egyptian Blue is sure to captivate and inspire you.

As a synthetic inorganic pigment, Egyptian Blue is completely stable and lightfast, making it an ideal choice for artists who demand the very best from their materials. With its low oil absorption rate and excellent grinding capabilities, this pigment is a joy to work with, allowing you to achieve rich, vibrant hues that seem to leap off the canvas. Whether you're creating a masterpiece or simply exploring the world of art, Egyptian Blue is sure to become your new favorite pigment.

In an era where mass-produced pigments dominate the market, Egyptian Blue stands out as a true original - a painstakingly crafted masterpiece that pays homage to the ancient craftsmen who first brought it to life. By choosing Rublev Colours' Egyptian Blue, you're not only investing in a superior pigment but also in the rich cultural heritage that has made this pigment an enduring symbol of beauty and excellence.
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