Ivory Black (No. 129)

Michael Harding Ivory Black artist's oil paint

 

 

 

 

Organic, Natural Earth

Colour Index PBk 9
Drying Speed Average
Opacity Covering and Tint Power Semi-Transparent
Lightfastness Excellent
Oil Content High, Linseed
Non Toxic
Conforms ASTM D-4236

 

An impure amorphous Carbon in Calcium Phosphate, Ivory Black is no longer made from burning ivory scraps, but from charred animal bones. It is denser in shade and cooler than Lamp Black with stronger Tint Power. The most frequently used black in the range.