Rublev Colours Vermilion Pigment/Color Red

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Details Rublev Colours Vermilion Watercolor is an opaque, deep red from vermilion (mercuric sulfide) made by the dry process in China. Vermilion is found on the works of most major watercolorists of the 18th and 19th centuries. It was used by manuscript illuminators since earliest times.

Rublev Colours Vermilion Watercolor

Note: Colors swatches are shown in mass tone, at top, mixed with an equal amount of water and brushed out toward the bottom. All pictures of color swatches in this web site are only approximations of the actual color of the watercolor paint. We have taken every care to match the color in these pictures on calibrated color monitors to the actual color. However, because of the wide variance in color monitors the results you get may vary.

Color Names
Common Names: English: vermilion
French: vermillon
German: zinnoberrot
Italian: vermiglio
Spanish: bermell�n

Color Information
Single Pigment: Vermilion
Binder: Gum Arabic
Pigment Information
Color: Red
Colour Index: Pigment Red 106 (77766)
Chemical Name: Mercuric Sulfide
Chemical Formula: HgS
ASTM Lightfastness: II
Opacity: Opaque
Tinting Strength: High
Staining: Average

Note: Some separation of pigment and medium may occur in Rublev Colours Watercolors and is a natural process when no stabilizers are added to paint to prevent this from occurring.

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