Burnt Umber (No. 126)

Michael Harding Burnt Umber artist's oil paint

 

 

 

 

Inorganic

Colour Index PBr 6
Drying Speed Very Fast
Opacity Covering and Tint Power Semi-Transparent
Lightfastness Excellent
Oil Content Average, Linseed
Toxic No
Conforms To ASTM D-3642

 

A version of Burnt Umber which has heavier and more red brown undertones than the raw umber variant. This is the colour in its presentation of the last two centuries, invaluable for underpainting and showing a range of sandy pinks in hues.